Tankard, late 17th century

  • German

Salt-glazed stoneware with enamel decoration, pewter mounts

  • Framed: Overall: 7 1/2 × 8 1/2 × 6 inches (19.1 × 21.6 × 15.2 cm)

Gift of the Stroh Brewery Company in Memory of Peter W. Stroh

2002.63

On View

  • Decorative Arts S350

Department

European Sculpture and Dec Arts

  • Heraldic motifs
  • Pewter
  • Enamel
  • Salt glaze
  • Ceramic
  • Figures (representations)
  • Coats of arms
  • Tankard
  • Vessel
  • Germany
  • Creussen

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Inscribed, above figures, with names of German states [corresponding to coats of arms]

Provenance

Stroh Brewery Company (Detroit, Michigan, USA); 2002-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

German, Tankard, late 17th century, salt-glazed stoneware with enamel decoration, pewter mounts. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of the Stroh Brewery Company in Memory of Peter W. Stroh, 2002.63.