Tankard by William Ayrtoun

The silver tankard is plain and undecorated but is engraved with the armourial crest of Macpherson Grant of Ballindalloch.

Details

Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
20 cm
Art Fund grant:
£202 ( Total: £340)
Acquired in:
1953

It is an Edinburgh piece of 1709, made by Colin McKenzie, and the Assay Master is Edward Penman.

Venue details

National Museum of Scotland Chambers Street, EDINBURGH Edinburgh EH1 1JF 0300 123 6789 www.nms.ac.uk

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