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Tankard

Maker:
Probably by Hermann Lambrecht (1670–1675)
Artist:
Engraved figures after costume prints by Abraham Bosse (French, Tours 1602/1604–1676 Paris)
Date:
1670–75
Culture:
German, Hamburg
Medium:
Silver, partly gilt
Dimensions:
Height: 9 1/16 in. (23 cm); Diameter: 6 5/8 in. (16.8 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Irwin Untermyer, 1973
Accession Number:
1974.28.210
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 551
The engraved figures are copied from French costume prints by Abraham Bosse (1604–1676).
Marking: Stamped: HL (maker's mark for Hermann Lambrecht)
[ S. J. Shrubsole until June 5, 1973; sold to Irwin Untermyer ] ; Irwin Untermyer , New York (in 1973; bequeathed to MMA)
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