Home Tableware & Barware | 18th Century German Faience Polychrome Pewter-Mounted Tankard in Columnar Form YC86699
This tankard from the 3rd quarter 18th century is of cylindrical form with the handle mounted in pewter. The place of origin is probably Nurnberg.It is polychrome painted with a stylized landscape with palm trees and a young lady walking through it.Dimensions4.25ʺW × 4.25ʺD × 9.25ʺHStylesFolk ArtTraditionalPeriod18th CenturyPlace of OriginGermanyItem TypeVintage, Antique or Pre-ownedMaterialsFaiencePewterPolychromeConditionGood Condition, Original Condition Unaltered, Some ImperfectionsColorCornflower BlueTear SheetCondition NotesCondition is good considering the age. There are two fine hairlines. Thepewter foot rim has minor breaks.Condition is good considering the age. There are two fine hairlines. Thepewter foot rim has minor breaks. less
The lid is heavy in solid pewter with a thumb rest knob. Some engravings are still visible.
Condition is good considering the age. There are two fine hairlines. The
pewter foot rim has minor breaks.
Weight: 1 lb. 10 oz.
Measurements: 9 1/4" x 4 1/4" diameter