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Tankard

German
18th century


Object Place: Thuringia

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. cover 8 3/4"

Accession Number

58.1338

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Pottery

Cylindrical. Pewter mounts and lid added later. Bird on shrub flanked by palm trees with yellow trunks on manganese rocks; lines above and below. Spun base with molded footband, molded rim with hinge attacked to scroll handle and flattened domed cover with angular strap thumbpiece. Engraved J F B/1706/ Non 9 on top, marked three times inside.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb