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Tankard
  • Tankard
    Ritter, Christoph III, born 1610 - died 1676
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Tankard

  • Place of origin:

    Nuremberg (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1650-1657 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Ritter, Christoph III, born 1610 - died 1676 (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    silver-gilt, chased and cast

  • Museum number:

    M.35-1960

  • Gallery location:

    Europe 1600-1815, Room 7, The Sheikha Amna Bint Mohammed Al Thani Gallery, case CA20

Place of Origin

Nuremberg (made)

Date

ca. 1650-1657 (made)

Artist/maker

Ritter, Christoph III, born 1610 - died 1676 (made)

Materials and Techniques

silver-gilt, chased and cast

Marks and inscriptions

Nuremberg Hallmark, Nürnberger Goldschmiedekunst 1541-1868. 2 vol., Nuremberg (Verlag des Germanischen Nationalmuseums) 2007, BZ19

maker's mark Christoph III Ritter, Nürnberger Goldschmiedekunst 1541-1868. 2 vol., Nuremberg (Verlag des Germanischen Nationalmuseums) 2007, MZ0730

With the arms of the Nuremberg patrician families Welser and Schlüsselfelder, and dated 1664

Dimensions

Height: 24.5 cm

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Nürnberger Goldschmiedekunst 1541-1868. 2 vol., Nuremberg (Verlag des Germanischen Nationalmuseums) 2007, vol. 1/I. p. 347, no. 5. with further references.

Production Note

Date according to documented period of use of hallmark.

Subjects depicted

Flower (ornament); Caryatids; Fruit

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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