Artist Samuel Vernon, American, 1683-1737
Title
  • Tankard
Date between 1700 and 1710
Medium silver
Dimensions Overall: 7 × 7 7/8 × 5 1/8 inches (17.8 × 20 × 13 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Gibbs-Williams Fund
Accession Number 38.77
Department American Art before 1950
On View American, Level 2 (see map)
Marks Stamped, on cover next to handle: S V
Stamped, below: [heart shaped shield] [fleur de lis]
1938-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Tannahill, Robert H. "The Growth of the Collection of Early American Silver." Bulletin of the DIA, 18 (May 1939): no. 8.