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Tankard

Description

Straight, tapering sides; squarish handle; bird finial.

Details

Maker
Jones, Ball & Co. (Silversmith)
Date
1840-1846
Inscriptions
Engraved on front: To/Edward W. Codman/a/Parting remembrance/from his/Uncle/Henry Codman/May 1853 Struck on bottom: Jones, Ball & Co./Boston/Pure Silver Coin
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
coin silver
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Aves (class)
Beaded
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
Bird
coin silver
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Greek Key
key pattern
Silver
silver (metal)
TANKARD
tankards
Dimensions
9.25 (H), 5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.675
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
47952
Reference Notes
Rainwater, Dorothy T., Author. American Silver Manufacturers. EVERYBODYS PRESS, 1966.

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