A Scottish drinking vessel, this is called a 'standing' mazer because the maplewood bowl is raised a few inches on a silver stem and foot.
The Watson Mazer by Unknown Artist, 15001525
© Trustees of the National Museums of Scotland
- Maplewood & silver
- Art Fund grant:
- £750 ( Total: £1,750)
- Acquired in:
- Arthur McTaggart Short
The stem in this example is trumpet shaped, beaten out into flattened lobes, and engraved around the foot.
Watson family of Saughton