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Tankard

Maker:
Benjamin Wynkoop (baptized 1675–1751)
Date:
1700–1730
Geography:
Made in New York, New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: 6 3/8 x 7 in. (16.2 x 17.8 cm); 21 oz. 13 dwt. (673.2 g) Lip: Diam. 3 15/16 in. (10 cm) Base: Diam. 4 11/16 in. (11.9 cm)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Honoria L. McVitty, 2000
Accession Number:
2000.508
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: engraved on body at front: [coat of arms]
engraved on body to left of handle in script: ELC (later)
engraved on body to right of handle: [coat of arms of Livingston family below a banner bearing the motto: SPERO MELIORA]
engraved on underside in shaded roman: A. / J. [device] M.

Marking: marked twice on upper body to left of handle and once on underside: WK/ B (in outlined heart-shaped surround)
Mrs. Reginald L. McVitty and Miss Janet C. Livingston
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