Vodka Cup

Description
Parcel-gilt, shallow raised bowl with applied flat rim, domed bottom, and flat ogival pattern handle with arabesque engraving on front and "N52" on back. Engraved foliate band beneath rim exterior has four reserves containing Cyrillic letters. Small old collector's label inscribed "65" adhered to bottom underside; possible indecipheriable scratched inscriptions elsewhere on underside of bowl and handle.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
cup, vodka
date made
17th century
Physical Description
gold (gilding material)
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 in x 6 in x 4 3/4 in; 2.54 cm x 15.24 cm x 12.065 cm
place made
Rossiya
ID Number
DL*62.0060
catalog number
62.0060
accession number
226997
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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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