A Hungarian silver-gilt tankard, Jeremias Jekel of Brasso (Kronstadt), circa 1640
chased with strapwork ending in pairs of bird’s heads drinking from a fountain, surrounding cartouches enclosing Bacchus on a barrel, a triton with ?flask, another with tazza of fruit, classical bust thumbpiece, female caryatid handle, cover chased with three lions and strapwork
marked center of base with maker’s mark only
height 7 3/8 in.
16 oz 15 dwt