Arderne tankard by Unknown Artist

Arderne Tankard, engraved with armorials for Sir John Arderne, High Sheriff of Cheshire 1665-6.

Details

Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
19 cm
Art Fund grant:
£2,500 ( Total: £10,000)
Acquired in:
1987
Vendor:
Shallcross family

Cast handles and lions couchants. Hallmark London 1669; makers mark W C.

Provenance

Sir John Arderne (1630-1702); by descent to Anne Ardene, to the Shallcross family.

Venue details

Grosvenor Museum 27 Grosvenor Street, CHESTER Cheshire CH1 2DD 01244 972 197 www.cheshirewestmuseums.co.uk

Entry details

Free to all

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