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Tankard

Maker:
Johan Henrik Åkerblom (1760–1829, master 1790)
Artist:
Medalist: Carl Leberecht (1749–1827)
Date:
1798
Culture:
Russian, Saint Petersburg
Medium:
Silver gilt
Dimensions:
Overall: 7 7/8 × 8 5/8 in. (20 × 21.9 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Rev. Alfred Duane Pell, 1925
Accession Number:
25.15.2
Not on view
Inscription: In Cyrillic, translation: Paul I, "Emperor and Autocrat of all the Russians"

Marking: [1] crossed sceptre over 1798 in oval (Saint Petersburg town mark for 1798);
[2] 84 (Russian quality mark);
[3] A Я, pellet between, in rectangle (assaymaster's mark for Alexander Iliych Jashinoff, (Jaschinov or Yashinov), 1795–1826);
[4] I H A in rectangle (maker's mark for Johan Henrik Åkerblom, native of Finland, Född 1760, master 1790, d. 1829)
Reverend Alfred Duane Pell (until 1925; bequeathed to MMA)
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