Tankard

Provenance

Probably with Crichton Brothers, London;ยน J. Pierpont Morgan, sale Parke-Bernet, New York, 1 November 1947, lot 463; bought Peter Guille, Ltd., New York; sold to Robert Sterling Clark, invoice dated 10 November 1947.

1. Photographs of this tankard and its marks are in a Crichton Brothers album, probably from the 1930s and presumably of stock held by the firm.

Maker's mark M, a line across

English

Tankard

1577/78

Parcel-gilt silver

8 3/16 x 7 1/16 x 4 5/16 in. (20.8 x 17.9 x 11 cm) Lip diameter: 3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm) Troy weight: 18.35 toz (570.7 g)


Acquired by Sterling and Francine Clark, 1947

1955.120


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