Tankard

Czech
1653


Object Place: Europe, Czechoslovakia

Dimensions

15.87 cm (6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

62.32

Medium or Technique

Lead-glazed earthenware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Pottery

Glazed Habaner ware (corruption of Anabaptist). Dark blue glaze with white. Almost globular with small foot-rim (broken), cylindrical neck, scroll handle to which is attached hinge of pewter lid with scroll thumbpiece (late engraving script MH). Upper half of body ornamented with thin white slop foliate design between date and paired white lines.

Credit Line

Gift of R. Thornton Wilson in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson