1813 tankard

May 26, 2020. 16:40 UTC
1813 Tankard
Bradford
United States of America

Acquired from
Inherited

For sale
No
Description

A pottery tankard about 12 inches tall 6 inches wide with a hinged metal lid. Possibly from Germany Markings E. M. O. (maybe OE) 1813

Provenance

My step father is 99 and has had this piece since coming to the states in the 50s, he has many German Steins but this one is different. He escaped Nazi Germany in the 30's also lived in Bolivia and Australia.

Answered within 1 day
May 27, 22:25 UTC
By Delia

Fair Market Value

$300 - $500 USD

Insurance Value

$800 USD
What does this mean?

Hi Bradford,

Thank you for contacting Mearto with your appraisal inquiry.
Based on the photographs and information provided, and subject to examination, this is:

A German pewter-mounted salt-glazed stoneware tankard
early 19th Century
with applied white figures and swag decoration; the pewter cover inscribed "E.M.OE/1813". Underside unmarked
12 inches tall; 6 inches wide
PROVENANCE; owned by client's grandfather
CONDITION: appears to be in good condition
$300-500*
*represents a fair-market value for auction purposes; retail or asking price may vary.

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