1964.0678, 1964.0679 Tankard, view 1
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Tankard

  • Category:

    Metals

  • Creator (Role):

    Jeremiah Dummer (Maker)

  • Place of Origin:

    Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, New England, United States, North America

  • Materials:

    Silver

  • Techniques:

    Wrought, Cast

  • Museum Object Number:

    1964.0678


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1964.0678

Object Name

Tankard

Category

Metals

Credit Line/Donor

Gift of Henry Francis du Pont

Creator (Role)

Jeremiah Dummer (Maker)
9/14/1645-5/25/1718
See extensive biographical details and list of surviving objects in Patricia Kane, Colonial Massachusetts Silversmiths and Jewelers, New Haven: Yale University Art Gallery, 1998, 385-397.

Place of Origin

Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, New England, United States, North America

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Mark; ;
2. Mark; ;
3. Inscription; ;

Materials

Silver

Techniques

Wrought, Cast

Dimensions (inches)

6.81 (H) , 7.2 (W) , 22.96 (Weight)

Dimensions (centimeters)

17.3 (H) , 18.3 (W) , 650.9 (Weight)

Measurement Notes

Weight in troy ounces: 20 oz. 18 dwt. 13 gr. Diameter of base: 13.0 cm.

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Quimby, Ian M. G. 1995 American Silver at Winterthur.
Published: p. 87, no. 44
[Book] Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. 1911 American Church Silver of the 17th and 18th Centuries.
Published: no. 368 or 369.
[Book] Jones, Alfred E. 1913 The Old Silver of American Churches. 1-2.
Published: vol. 1, pp. 119-25, plate 48