One of a pair of tankards made in Edinburgh.
- 18 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £1,000 ( Total: £5,060)
- Acquired in:
They have plain cable mouldings; the handles end in small shields and the thumb-pieces are formed as lions resting their forelegs on a ball. This tankard was stolen from the museum in the early 1990s. The other one of the pair is in the collection of the Royal Museum and Museum of Scotland.
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