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Tankard: NAV.242A-1933

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Unknown (Production)

Description

One of a pair of large pewter tankards. Plain body with a flat lid. Vertical thumbpiece cast as Prince of Wales' feathers on coronet, hinged to single scroll handle, with shield finial. Style of 17th century
Marks on the handle for Robert Marten

Determind a fake by the Pewterer's Society, 1953. Made using new metal, and with a fake mark.

Legal notes

A.F. de Navarro Bequest

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1933) by Navarro, Mary Anderson de, Madame Navarro, J. M. de

Materials used in production

Pewter

Techniques used in production

Casting

Identification numbers

Accession number: NAV.242A-1933
Primary reference Number: 125463
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 August 2015 Last processed: Monday 15 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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