Marked by MA
Object Place: Europe, London, England
H. 5.2 cm x W. 5.1 cm x D. 3.2 cm (2 1/16 x 2 x 1 1 1/4 in.); Weight: 22.3 gm (15 dwt)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The cylindrical tankard has slightly tapering sides. It is formed from seamed sheet, with an inset base and molded wire around the foot. A flat cover, hinge to the C-shaped handle, has a shaped thumbpiece.
Scratched on underside, "A*B"
To right of handle, maker's mark MA (Griemwade 3731)(repeated on underside of cover); lion's head erased (repeated on underside of cover); Britannia; date letter t
Robert Ensko, New York; sold by Ensko to the MFA for $192. (Accession Date: March 8, 1956)
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour