The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
  • Tankard
  • Gottfried Mönert , (mounts)
  • Altenburg, Germany and Luban, Poland
  • about 1760
  • Salt-glazed stoneware, silver, gilded
  • Height: 21.5 cm
    Depth: 22.5 cm
  • Inscription: '18L' Engraved
    Maker's mark: 'GFM' around a cinquefoil within a trefoil slipped
    Mark: Town mark consisting of two keys with trilobate loops in saltire, the bits in chief, between the loops the letter 'L' , and between the bits the figure '12', all within an oval
  • C181
  • Armouries Corridor
Further Reading
  • Possibly Mme Vve Chapuis, fils; comte de Nieuwerkerke, 3 January 1869; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.