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Tulip Quart Tankard by John Townsend

Tulip Quart Tankard by John Townsend
Height: 
8.00"
Capacity: 
1 quart
Price: 
$2 500.00
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This unusually tall tulip tankard with open chairback thumbpiece and double C scroll handle was made for export by London Pewterer, John Townsend between 1748 - 1806.

The tankard is in fine condition. The touchmark is fine as struck and the hallmarks and “X” are worn.

Height:  8” to top of thumbiece

Detail Images
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John Townsend touchmark
John Townsend "X" hallmark

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