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Two-handled cup


Artist Unknown (England)



Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
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: A Restoration Cup
: The Exeter Salt and Two Notable Silver Cups Added to Collection
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Metalwork | Silver
Size: 7 3/4 x 8 1/2 x 6 in. (19.69 x 21.59 x 15.24 cm)
Creation Place: Europe, England, London
Culture: Europe, England
Style: 17th century
Inscriptions: Mark-On the side is engraved a coat of arms, unidentified, surrounded by crossed feathers. Crest engraved on opposite side, beneath an earl's coronet. Mark- Fully marked on side near lip (date letter obscured). Lion passant on udnerside of foot rim.maker's mark: [S.A.] in monogram, mullet below
Physical Description: covered two-handled cup, with elaborate floral design; the handles are formed of two female figures
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Mrs. John Washburn and Miss Elisabeth Pope Washburn in memory of Mr. John Washburn
Accession Number: 32.43a,b
Added to Site: February 28, 2009