Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Tankard

Maker:
David King (active 1688–1738)
Date:
1706–8
Culture:
Irish, Dublin
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
H. 8 1/4 in. (21 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1907
Accession Number:
07.64.1
Not on view
Inscription: Engraved on handle: E / W M

On base: 32-7-9

Marking: [1] harp crowned (Dublin assay office mark);
[2] S (old English) (Dublin date letter for 1706–8);
[3] DK crowned (maker's mark for David King).

Location of marks:
On lid and on body to right of handle
[ Crichton Brothers, Silversmiths & Jewellers , London, until 1907; sold to MMA ]
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