Tankard

Tankard

Date:

1896 - 1923

Materials:

Silver and Silver gilt

Dimensions:

H 4.75 in x W 5.75 in x D 4.125 in

Accession Number:

489.83

Credit Line:

Gift. Shevtsov, Oleg

Description

Silver tankard with hinged lid with thumbpiece. On side of tankard, between raised bands, is floral design, engraved and parcel gilt in rose and yellow gold. On opposite side is inscription in Latvian: 30 gadu gaitas, dienestu jubileju, 1.IV.1923 g., Par pieminu no Rigas, krasta stacijas, darba biedriem ("30 years of service, 1.IV.1923 A memento from co-workers of the Riga coast station"). On lid are engraved floral design and initials GB. Gilt band along base.

Inscriptions & Markings

Marks: BC in oval; 84, kokoshnik facing left, ИЛ in oval; kokoshnik facing left over ИЛ in circle.