Tankard

English (London)
1726–27
Marked by Thomas Tearle


Dimensions

Overall: 23.4 x 21.6 x 15.2 cm (9 3/16 x 8 1/2 x 6 in.) Weight: 45 oz 15 dwt (1424g)

Accession Number

2001.86

Medium or Technique

Silver (sterling standard)

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

Markings

Struck on rim by handle and interior of cover with hallmarks (leopard's head, lion passant, date letter for 1726-7) and with maker's mark of Thomas Tearle; the handle struck with maker's mark of Thomas Tearle

Provenance

By 1988, J. Harold Crang, Toronto, Canada; June 16, 1988 sold by the Estate of J. Harold Crang at Sotheby's, New York, lot 192. S. J. Shrubsole Corp., New York; by 1996, most probably sold by S. J. Shrubsole to Alan and Simone Hartman, New York, NY; 2001, gift of Alan and Simone Hartman. (Accession date: February 21, 2001)

Credit Line

Gift of Alan and Simone Hartman and Harriet J. Bradbury Fund