The Cumberland Tankard by Gabriel Sleath

Seven pint tankard.

Details

Category:
Military
Medium:
Silver Dimensions: 32 cm
Art Fund grant:
£3,000 ( Total: £13,800; Export stopped)
Acquired in:
1970
Vendor:
S J Phillips

Upper part of the body is engraved with scenes of the battle oof Culloden (16 April 1746). These are derived from an engraving published by Henry Overton, London on 30 June 1746.

Provenance

HRH The Duke of Sussex; Town & Emmanuel. The Rt.Hon Armorer, Countess of Breadalbane;private collection.

Venue details

National Army Museum Royal Hospital Road, Chelsea, LONDON London SW3 4HT 020 7730 0717 www.nam.ac.uk

Entry details

Free to all

Daily, 10am - 5.30pm (Last admission 5pm)

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