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Tankard

Maker:
Hans Jacob Mair (ca. 1641–1719)
Date:
1670–75
Culture:
German, Augsburg
Medium:
Silver gilt
Dimensions:
7 5/8 in. (19.4 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Lucy W. Drexel, 1889
Accession Number:
89.2.28
Not on view
Marking: [1] Augsburg pine cone, 1670-1675 (Seling no. 120)
[2] JHM (monogram), maker's mark of Hans Jacob Mair, c. 1641-1719, (Seling no. 1657);
[3] crescent and B, in reserve, Prague restamp mark, 1806-1807;
[4] R in rectangle, Vienna discharge mark for old silver, 1809-1810.

Location of marks:
[1] on rim to left of handle;
[2] on rim to right of handle;
[3] and [4] on base.
Lucy W. Drexel (until 1889; to MMA)
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