Goblet

Description
Handleless, spun, inverted pear-shaped cup on thin stem and stepped conical foot decorated with an oval, low-relief medallion featuring a spreadwing eagle clutching a bullseye target in its talons against a pair of crossed rifles framed by oak and laurel leaves, a banderole reading "BUNDES SCHIESSEN" is below and "1876" and "PHILADELPHIA" at top and bottom; applied beading beneath rim. Gold washed interior. Underside of base struck with three incuse marks, "P.L.KRIDER", "STERLING", and "PHILADA", all in serif letters.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
goblet
prize
date made
1876
maker
Krider, Peter L.
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
gold (gilt wash on interior material)
Measurements
overall: 6 7/8 in x 3 1/2 in; 17.4625 cm x 8.89 cm
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
place used
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
ID Number
DL*319060.0001
catalog number
319060.0001
accession number
319060
subject
shooting
Sports
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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