tankard; flat engraved top serrated in front; corkscrew thumb piece; body decorated near base with foliate border; handle decorated with cherub motif; embossed handle tip

Tankard, c. 1710

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Gift of James F. and Louise H. Bellexpand_more  32.21.14

The English form of this tankard is overlayed with Dutch and Northern European inspired decoration, namely the stamped foliate banding and the applied mask with pendant fruit and flowers on the handle.

Details
Title
Tankard
Artist Life
1684-1750
Role
Silversmith
Accession Number
32.21.14
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tankard; flat engraved top serrated in front; corkscrew thumb piece; body decorated near base with foliate border; handle decorated with cherub motif; embossed handle tip