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Tankard

Date:
1728
Culture:
German
Medium:
Glass
Dimensions:
H. with cover: 11 in. (27.9 cm.); Diam. 4 7/8 in. (12.4 cm.)
Classification:
Glass-Painted
Credit Line:
Munsey Fund, 1927
Accession Number:
27.185.23
Not on view
Inscription: (beginning at left of handle): An Gottes/ Seegen, ist alles/ gelegen [Upon God's blessing everything depends]; (around base) Wer hier aus Trinckt mit bescheidenheit, dem gesegne ess die H. Treufaltigkeit [Who drinks from this with seemliness, the Holy Trinity will bless.]

Marking: Hall-marks on pewter inside cover: 1) Ox with horns (?) or deer with antlers (?) with date 1730 above. 2) Figure of woman with letters H A G (twice).
Jacques Mühsam (until 1927)
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