Wine Cup

Description
Raised and spot-hammered handleless cup repousse chased and engraved with "JMS" in a raised decorative font inside a rectangle above a continuous grapevine with three gilded clusters of fruit. Dot-and-dash chased and engraved rim; slightly flared sides and rounded bottom on a short incurved pedestal base with circular molded foot. Gilt washed interior. Bottom underside is struck with "Stone" trademark above "STERLING" and an incuse serif "T".
Made in the shop of Arthur J. Stone (1847-1938) by benchman Herbert A. Taylor (employed by Stone, 1908-1937).
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
cup, wine
date made
ca 1916
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
gold (gilding on grapes; gilt wash material)
Measurements
average spatial: 4.3 cm x 6.5 cm; 1 11/16 in x 2 9/16 in
overall: 4 1/8 in x 2 5/8 in; 10.4775 cm x 6.6675 cm
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Gardner
ID Number
1990.0006.01
catalog number
1990.0006.01
accession number
1990.0006
subject
Domestic Furnishings
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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