A Pair of American Silver Large Tankards, Howard & Co., New York,
early 20th century
each tapered cylindrical, the body chased with strapwork panels enclosing flowers, fruit and lion masks, also chased with portraits of a gentleman in 17th century dress and a woman in 16th century dress, flanking an oval cartouche engraved with arms, the domed covers chased to match and with lion head thumbpieces
marked on bases and engraved B26
height 11 1/2 in.