On Shrove Tuesday Master Pickering wins the Dean's guinea for securing the largest portion of the pancake.
Item title reads - Shrove Tuesday. Master Pickering wins the Dean's guinea for securing largest portion of the famous pancake. London.
A cook poses with the pancake in a pan and then walks through the gates. Men and women follow him, the men wear caps and gowns. M/S of Master Pickering stood next to the cook, he is smiling and eating bits of the pancake. Other people are crowded round him.