Marble Tankard by Unknown Artist

Tankard of Serpentine marble with silver gilt mounts,engraved and embossed.

Details

Medium:
Marble & silver gilt
Acquired in:
1928
Presented by:
H Eric Miller through The Art Fund

Inscribed: 'Christophorus Fornador Hofrichter des w gots havs seiten steten spes non confundit, 1616'. One of five gifts to three museums by H Eric Miller through the Art Fund between 1928 and 1946.

Provenance

R.Temple Frere

Venue details

V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum) Cromwell Road, London London SW7 2RL 020 7942 2000 www.vam.ac.uk

Entry details

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