Artist Alexander Rood, English
Title
  • Tankard
Date between 1698 and 1699
Medium silver
Dimensions Overall: 6 1/16 × 4 3/4 × 6 15/16 inches, 600.3 g (15.4 × 12.1 × 17.6 cm, 1 pounds 5.2 ounces)
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 29.308
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
On View British S3BB, Level 3 (see map)
Marks Stamps, on outside of rim near handle: RO [Britannia] [lion's head] [court hand c, date letter for 1698-99]
Stamps, on handle: B | T [star] A
(Mallett and Son, London, England);
1929-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Grimwade, A. London Goldsmiths 1697-1837. London, 1982, p. 646.