Tankard

Maker:
Probably by V. C., London (ca. 1680–1695)
Date:
1694–95
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Height: 7 3/4 in. (19.7 cm);
Diameter: 5 1/4 in. (13.3 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Ogden Livingston Mills, 1937
Accession Number:
38.21.1
Not on view
Marking: [1] Leopard's head crowned (London assay office mark);
[2] r (London date letter for 1694–95);
[3] Lion passant (English quality mark for sterling);
[4] probably VC crowned, in rectangle (maker's mark).

Location of marks:
One set on cover and one on side of tankard
Odgen Livingston Mills (until 1937; bequeathed to MMA)