Bigelow, Kennard & Co. Antique Sterling Silver Child's Cup, c. 1874
This is a wonderful child's cup with a beautifully cast handle with classical ends. Above a simple splayed foot is a die-rolled band with repeating decoration of three tulips within a shell amongst other floral aesthetic motifs. The plain body is decorated with a shimmering matte finish. The interior of the cup also has a matte finish which was then gilded to enhance its beauty. The front of the cup is engraved 'Mary Bartlett Brooks/ May 21, 1874'.
This beautiful cup is stamped underneath, 'BIGELOW, KENNARD & CO/ BOSTON/ 472/ ENGLISH STERLING'. This lovely cup measures 3.5 inches high by 4.25 inches across the handle, weighs 6.4 troy ounces, retains its original gilded interior and is in very good condition.
Our Price: $395.00
Item code: G27