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Armorial Tankard

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Blue and white, painted with a coat-of-arms in a rococo cartouche beneath a ducal crown flanked by ferry foliage, the slightly domed cover with ball thumb piece, plain foot rim.

Provenance

Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger, New York

Credit Line

Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger Collection. Bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and Gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger

German, about 1745

Dimensions

Height: 29.2 cm (11 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1147

Medium or Technique

Pewter-mounted Tin-glazed earthenware (faience)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics