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Silver cup

Description

Footed Tiffany silver cup with beaded rim. Both the foot and handle of the cup incorporate a C-scroll motif. The engraved legend on the exterior, directly opposite the handle, states that the cup was a gift to Henry C. Bowen from Daniel Austin, in 1863.

Details

Maker
Tiffany & Co. (Silversmith)
Date
1863
Inscriptions
"Henry C. Bowen / from / Daniel Austin / 1863" (Engraved)
"Tiffany & Co / 263 / QUALITY / 925-1000 / M[?] / 9036" (Engraved)
Location of origin
New York
Material
engraving (action)
silver (metal)
silverwork
sterling silver
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
New York City (New York state)
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cup
cups
engraving (action)
silver (metal)
silverwork
sterling silver
Dimensions
2 3/4 x 2 3/4 x 3 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2002.29.5
Credit Line
Gift of Katharine Richardson
GUSN
246951

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