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Description

Child's mug with Greek key border on bottom of circular form canted cup. Sides have four scrolled diamond shaped reserves, two containing repousse floral deisgns. One engraved "JIQ Oct 15th 1859." Reserves divided by incised lines and repousse 1/2 flowers. Lip has beaded edge. "S" shaped handle with small spur on top. Bottom marked: [lion] [anchor] "G" "COIN A 4"

Details

Maker
Gorham Co. (Maker)
Date
1859
Inscriptions
See description.
Location of origin
Providence, RI, USA
Associated Building
Original to Josiah Quincy House (Quincy, Mass.).
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Rhode Island (United States)
Descriptive terms
CUP
cups
Silver
silver (metal)
Dimensions
4.25 x 4.625 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1972.32
Credit Line
Gift of Edmund Quincy
GUSN
55891

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