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Egg Cup

Egg Cup

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Description
Plain, double-ended egg cup or holder comprised of two, circular, bell-shaped cups of slightly different size connected by a spool at center. Circular opening through center.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
cup, egg
date made
ca 1884
place made
United Kingdom: England
Physical Description
metal, white (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 2 1/2 in x 1 7/8 in; 6.35 cm x 4.7625 cm
ID Number
DL.126972
catalog number
126972
accession number
17041
Credit Line
U. S. Department of State
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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