Tankard

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Object Name: 
Tankard
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.3.517
Dimensions: 
H: 22.3 cm, diam (base): 12.3 cm, W (incl handle): 15.3 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1700-1799
Credit Line: 
Gift of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Opaque white glass; blown, enameled, pewter mounts. Cylindrical shape with flared foot rim; enameled decoration of a large red rose and other flowers on front, with stylized foliate sprays at either side; applied C strap handle; rough pontil mark; flat pewter cover with incised " P," with ball-shaped latch; pewter foot rim.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
Glass Drinking Vessels from the Strauss Collection
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1955-06-13 through 1955-10-23