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Tankard

Cylindrical. Pewter mounts and lid added later. Bird on shrub flanked by palm trees with yellow trunks on manganese rocks; lines above and below. Spun base with molded footband, molded rim with hinge attacked to scroll handle and flattened domed cover with angular strap thumbpiece. Engraved J F...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb

German, 18th century

Object Place

Thuringia

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. cover 8 3/4"

Accession Number

58.1338

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery