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Identification and Creation
Object Number
62.1943
People
Lionel Alfred Crichton, British (1866 - 1938)
Title
Tankard, with attached top
Classification
Vessels
Work Type
vessel
Date
1932
Places
Creation Place: Europe, United Kingdom, England, London
Culture
British
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/310896
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Silver
Dimensions
25.24 x 19.69 x 13.97 cm (9 15/16 x 7 3/4 x 5 1/2 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: Inside hinged top: Abbott Lawrence Lowell, '77, President of Harvard University. From the members of the Harvard Club of New York, in token of their faith, their gratitude, and their affection, 18 January 1933. (Coat of arms in center of inscription.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Loan from Harvard University
Object Number
62.1943
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Footed vessel with hinged top with baluster finial and scroll thumbpiece; cut card decoration on top around finial and around base of vessel; pointed ear-shaped handle; fully hallmarked inside lid and to side of handle

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