Goblet

Description
Handleless spun tulip-shaped cup on flared pedestal base with repousse chased decoration of scrolling branches of oak leaves and acorns that form a wreathed reserve at front inscribed "To / Hugh Vernon / W / From his Mother / Feby 22nd. 1882" in different fonts. Applied molding at rim and foot ring, both with beading; cusped stem with ball knop; and circular, stepped ogee foot with matching oak leaf decoration. No marks.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
goblet
date made
1882
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 6 3/8 in x 3 1/2 in; 16.1925 cm x 8.89 cm
place made
United States
ID Number
DL*60.0984
catalog number
60.0984
accession number
71656
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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