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Collapsible cup

1998.5498A-C (RS24434)

Description

A: Bottom; B: Middle; C: Top section Collapsible silver cup. Consists of 3 circular sections that fold down, the lower 2 into the top. Dense diamond design pressed as a band around each section. Scalloped medallion at center of top section, inscribed. Wide raised rim.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1859-1862
Inscriptions
Engraved on center of C: ""R.H.T./ III""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
CUP, COLLAPSIBLE
cups
Silver
silver (metal)
Dimensions
3 (H), 2.625 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5498A-C
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24640

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