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MONUMENTAL ELKINGTON VICTORIAN SILVERPLATE TANKARD: Most likely commissioned by the Victoria & Albert Museum, based on a 17th century German carved ivory tankard. Over the top neo-classical motif chased and repousse finial and body. Finial of Lapith man battling a centaur, body with feast or wedding scene, entire scene may be inspired by the Centauromachy. Marked on base with Department of Arts & Sciences, Elkington, VR cypher. Also stamped Elkington. Overall measures 19'' h. x 10''.


Loss of plate and finish.

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Estimate $2,000 - $4,000Dec 8, 2013
2528 30th Avenue North
St. Petersburg, FL 33713
United States
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