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PROPERTY OF THE DARLING FOUNDATION OF NEW YORK STATE EARLY AMERICAN SILVERSMITHS AND SILVER
A SILVER TANKARD
MARK OF TIFFANY & CO., NEW YORK, 1956-1965
Tapering cylindrical, the double domed cover with crenellated lip and baluster finial, the scroll handle with eagle thumbpiece and meander wire and vacant shield terminal, marked under base, also marked ORIGINAL IN THE METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART REPRODUCTION ORIGINAL BY SAMUEL VERNON NEWPORT R.I. 1633 1737
8½ in. high; 50 oz. 10 dwt.
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