• Syd Levethan: The Longridge Co auction at Christies

    Sale 7920

    Syd Levethan: The Longridge Collection

    10 - 11 June 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 1082

    A NORWEGIAN BIRCH PEG TANKARD

    CIRCA 1700

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A NORWEGIAN BIRCH PEG TANKARD
    CIRCA 1700
    The drum carved with a pair of heraldic lions supporting an oval crowned shield and carved in relief with scrolling flowering tendrils, the cover with further flowering tendrils and a central disc of a bird perched on a flowering plant, the scroll handle with a square shield terminal on three pomegranate feet, traces of paint
    7 1/8 in. (18 cm.) high


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