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Baptismal cup

Description

Silver baptismal cup w/ scrolled side handle and engraved scrolled foliate detail. Foliated rim at botom that includes 4 scrolled feet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1856-1857
Inscriptions
Engraved on side: ""Mary Frances"" Stamped on bottom: ""L [crown] [lion] M.H./ & Co.""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Ceremonial Artifact
Descriptive terms
Christening
christenings
CUP, BAPTISMAL
Silver
silver (metal)
Dimensions
3.375 (H), 2.375 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5491
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24631

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