Tankard

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1750

GUSN

GUSN-256221

Description

Tulip/baluster shaped ale tankard. Domed and hinged lid with slightly scrolled thumbpiece. Hinge has decorative plate with tear drop end. 'S' scroll handle with decorative molded lower knop. Single raised rib around waist. Concave ring beneath body, low molded foot. Marked to left of upper handle with crown over X (signifies britannia), and other indecipherable touchmarks.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tankards
Tankard

Inscription

crown image over 'X' (signifies britannia)
crown image with W*R under

Additional Identification Number

284.1981.1

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Accession Number

1999.489.1