A probably Transylvanian large parcel-gilt silver tankard, maker's mark NK conjoined, mid 17th century
chased with lobate cartouches enclosing pricked images, on the base band: hounds, rabbits, and dolphins, lower body: snails, two fish, ship, frog and duck, on the cover: beetle, turtle, moth, hanging fish, butterfly and lobster, stag finial
marked on base rim with maker’s mark only and on base with later mark FL script twice
height 9 1/2 in.
27 oz 10 dwt