1958.0993 Delft tankard with dated mounts
  • 1958.0993 Delft tankard with dated mounts
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Mug or tankard

  • Category:

    Ceramics

  • Place of Origin:

    Possibly Germany, Europe

  • Date:

    1743

  • Materials:

    Earthenware (delftware, faience); Pewter; Tin glaze

  • Techniques:

    Thrown, Painted, Incised, Cast

  • Museum Object Number:

    1958.0993


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Object Number

1958.0993

Object Name

Mug or tankard

Category

Ceramics

Credit Line/Donor

Bequest of Henry Francis du Pont

Place of Origin

Possibly Germany, Europe

Origin Notes

Origin Netherlands or Germany, the latter suggested by Michael Archer, 1973.

Date

1743

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Inscription; Cover; Engraved crown above the initials and date "GHM/ 1743"
2. Inscription; Cover; "G.L." at the top and "1856." at the bottom, and initials "D J(?)"

Materials

Earthenware (delftware, faience); Pewter; Tin glaze

Techniques

Thrown, Painted, Incised, Cast

Dimensions (inches)

9.39 (H) , 6.457 (L) , 5.217 (Diam)

Dimensions (centimeters)

23.85 (H) , 16.4 (L) , 13.25 (Diam)

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Bosch, Helmut. 1983 German Faience Jugs and Tankards of the 17th and 18th Centuries.
Illustration of an Ansbach narrow-necked jug with "Vogeles" decoration, herringbone handle, and pewter mounts dated 1725- 50: p. 132