Small Tankard

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-48929

Description

Stoneware tankard with pewter hinged lid and harp-shaped thumbpiece. Top of lid ingraved "G.F. Pierce." Body has gray salt-glazed exterior with blue stripes outlined with incised lines near rim and at base and brown glazed interior.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tankards
stoneware (pottery)
pewter (tin alloy)
glazing (coating)
engraving (action)
Mug
Tankard
Tankard

Inscription

"G.F. Pierce." (Engraved)

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

3 1/4 (H), 3 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of MR. John Every

Accession Number

1974.50