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The Intemperance Tankard

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The Intemperance Tankard

Maker: John C. Moore & Son for Tiffany & Company (active New York, New York, 1837-present)

Artist: Friedrich August Moritz Retzsch (German, 1779 - 1857)

Retailer: Tiffany & Company (active New York, New York, 1837-present)

Date: 1857
Medium: Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: 9 1/2in. (24.1cm)
Markings: "574/2875" Also 2 hallmarks of a capital M; each within an oval, the mark of Moore & Son"
Inscribed: cover: "J.T.M. FROM W.N.M." bottom, exterior rim: "INTEMPERANCE TANKARD, Designed and Modeled by Moritz Retzsch." bottom: "Tiffany & Co./Gold & Silversmiths/550 Broadway"
Credit Line: Museum Purchase
Object number: 2004.6