1965.1362 Tankard
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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, Molded, Engraved

  • Museum Object Number:

    1965.1362


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Object Number

1965.1362

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; Lid, upper surface; "ID / " stamped in a heart-shape surround
2. Mark; Body, exterior, near rim, left of handle; "I·D / " stamped in a heart-shape surround
3. Inscription; Body, exterior, opposite handle; "SP / -to- / MR" engraved
4. Inscription; Body, underside, center; "R / DS" engraved

Materials

Silver

Techniques

Wrought, Cast, Molded, Engraved

Dimensions (inches)

6.378 (H) , 7.48 (L) , 5.039 (W) , 27.9723 (Weight)

Dimensions (centimeters)

16.2 (H) , 19 (L) , 12.8 (W) , 793 (Weight)

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Quimby, Ian M. G. 1995 American Silver at Winterthur.
Published: p. 89, no. 45