A BÖTTGER STONEWARE PARCEL-GILT-MOUNTED TANKARD CIRCA 1710-13
of cylindrical form with a strap handle and a slight stepped turned foot, the mount probably Danish, inscribed 'Peder Anderson' '1758', set with a Krone showing a bust of Christian V of Denmark, the reverse with his motto.
Height: 8 in.
There are two shallow 1/8 inch chips and several minute chips to the edge of of the foot. Otherwise in good condition
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Alfred Joseph Collection, bearing label, inscribed 1097
Helmut Joseph Collection
Cassidy-Geiger, 2008, no. 163, p. 405, illus.