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  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Description

    Tankard, schnelle; black stoneware; decorated with applied reliefs of the 'Dance of the Peasants', Bauerntanz; ten figures in band round middle of tankard; alternating undulating and straight parallel lines for infilling ornament; pewter mount and handle with band round lip and band below figures; hinged lid with thumb-rest and monogram; marked in monogram.


  • Producer name

  • Production place

    • Made in: Cologne term details
    • (Europe,Germany,North Rhine-Westphalia (Germany),Cologne (region),Cologne (city))
  • Materials

  • Ware

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 23.4 centimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        maker's mark
      • Inscription Position

      • Inscription Content

      • Inscription Comment

        In monogram, beneath a cross.
      • Inscription Type

      • Inscription Position

      • Inscription Content

  • Location

    Not on display

  • Conservation

    See treatments 

    Treatment date

    25 July 2014

    Reason for treatment


    Treatment proposal

    Consolidate or adhered loose or detached areas fro stability to enable to be handled .


    Loose unstable areas or detached fragments

    Treatment details

    Consolidated or adhered loose or detached fragments or wide open cracks using *HMG*. Acetone applied to the area using a cocktail stick .Residues reduced using acetone and a paint brush.

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  • Subjects

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: Dance of the Peasants (?)
  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Department

    Britain, Europe and Prehistory

  • Registration number



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