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Tankard

Maple, painted dark red. Cylindrical on three crouching animal feet. Scroll handle, shield shaped tip, animal purchase, wooden hinge for slightly domed cover, carved in center with figure of an animal. Carved band at base and on cover. Cover cracked. Paint warping.

Credit Line

Gift of James S. Lee

18th century

Object Place

Norway

Accession Number

32.3

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Wood Carvings / Turnings