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Tankard with pewter lid

Cylindrical, Chinoiserie painting in lemon yellow, light green, blue and manganese. Flat lid with reeded shoulder and stamped floral designs in edge, has scalloped edge on molded mount; large hinge, ball thumbpiece. Small pewter strap at base of handle with horizontal blue stripes. Marks dated...

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Provenance

By 1957, H. Klewer, Berlin, Germany; 1957, sold by Klewer to the MFA for $30. (Accession Date: October 9, 1957)

Credit Line

H. E. Bolles Fund

German, Early 18th century,

Object Place

Thuringia

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 10 3/8"

Accession Number

57.661

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics