Seamed cylindrical cup or mug with bright-cut floral decoration featuring a wreath tied with a bowknot at front forming an empty reserve. Hollow D- or ear-shaped handle with flat thumbrest; applied beaded rim and egg-and-dart foot ring; and flat bottom set in. Bottom underside struck "TIFFANY & C\o." and "550 BROADWAY.N-Y" encircling "7203", "G & W" stamped twice, "ENGLISH STERLING / 925-1000", and "15", all in incuse serif letters.
Made by Grosjean & Woodward for Tiffany & Company of New York, NY, 1854-1865. (Tiffany moved to 550 Broadway in 1853 but began using the "ENGLISH STERLING / 925-1000" mark in 1854.)
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Object Name
date made
Tiffany & Co.
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
overall: 4 in x 4 13/16 in x 3 3/8 in; 10.16 cm x 12.192 cm x 8.636 cm
overall: 4 in x 4 7/8 in x 3 3/8 in; 10.16 cm x 12.3825 cm x 8.5725 cm
place made
United States: New York, New York
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Domestic Furnishings
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Ellen Washington Bellamy
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