London, South Kensington
12 November 2003
A German pewter mounted stave tankard or Pechkrug
Early 18th century
Of cylindrical form with pierced and engraved body depicting leaping stags amidst foliage, ball knop thumb piece, the lid stamped with makers mark ID with a leaping stag, and the town marks of a bull
8½in. (21.6cm.) high overall
The Collection of the Late Peter Hornsby.
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Peter Hornsby, Pewter of the Western World, 1600-1850, Schiffer Publishing, 1983
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