Marked once on either side of handle, in a square: CK
Engraved on body: unidentified crest and coat of arms
Engraved in script on bottom: Miss Ann Haig
Scratched on bottom: oz / 29 / dwt / 3
16.5 × 19.1 × 12.7 cm (6 1/2 × 7 1/2 × 5 1/4 in.); 868.1 g
Purchased with funds provided by the Antiquarian Society through the Mr. and Mrs. Edwin A. Seipp Fund
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Art Institute of Chicago, Silver Tankard by Cornelius Kierstede, New York, 1710–1720: Masterpiece of the Month, Sep 1947.
Art Institute of Chicago, From Colony to Nation: An Exhibition of American Painting, Silver and Architecture from 1650 to the War of 1812, Apr 21–Jun 19, 1949, cat. 187 (ill.).
Kansas City, Nelson–Atkins Museum of Art, Antique American and English Silver, Oct 1–30, 1950, no cat.
Boston, Museum of Fine Arts, Colonial Silversmiths, Masters and Apprentices, 1956, cat. 195.
Museum of the City of New York, New York Silversmiths of the Seventeenth Century, Dec 5, 1962–Feb 1, 1963, cat. 38.
Art Institute of Chicago, The Antiquarian Society: The First One Hundred Years, Apr 23–Jun 19, 1977, cat. 188.
Ann Haig, possibly of North Carolina; by descent to A(aron) Pennington Whitehead (1908-1994), New York City, by 1932; on loan from A(aron) Pennington Whitehead to the Museum of the City of New York, 1932-45; sold to the Art Institute of Chicago, 1946.
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