AN AMERICAN SILVER TANKARD, THOMAS SAVAGE, SR., BOSTON, CIRCA 1720
tapered cylindrical with molded rim and baseband, stepped domed cover shaped at front and flanking hinge, corkscrew thumbpiece above hinge with applied wrigglework, scroll handle engraved with line borders enclosing contemporary initials B/IK, heart shaped terminal
marked left of handle, near center of base, and cover above thumbpiece TS in rounded rectangle (Kane mark B)
height 6 3/8 in.
23 oz 10 dwt
Mr. and Mrs. Walter M. Jeffords, sold
Sotheby's New York, October 28, 2004, Lot 683