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
date made
1882
place made
United States
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 6 3/8 in x 3 1/2 in; 16.1925 cm x 8.89 cm
ID Number
DL.60.0984
catalog number
60.0984
accession number
71656
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. E. W. Bellamy
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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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