Foreign Silver (pre 1900)
A late 17th Century German parcel-gilt tankard
By Jacob Pfaff, Nürnburg circa 1700
The tapering cylindrical body with chased oval panels of female busts and fruit panels, below a similar domed cover with a cast swan finial and scroll thumbpiece, later inscribed "Presented to Algernon Frederick Webb, Newstead Abbey, by Mrs Crozier, January 1879", 18.0cm high, 15oz.
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