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Cup

Maker:
Gorham Manufacturing Company (American, 1831–present)
Date:
1899
Geography:
Made in Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver and gilding
Dimensions:
Overall: 3 7/16 x 4 1/2 in. (8.7 x 11.4 cm); 7 oz. 18 dwt. (245.8 g) Lip: Diam. 3 1/4 in. (8.3 cm) Foot: Diam. 2 9/16 in. (6.5 cm)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Hugh J. Grant, in memory of her husband, Hugh J. Grant, 1984
Accession Number:
1984.288.3
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: engraved on body to lleft of handle in shaded script: HJG Jr
lightly scratched on underside: 58313

Marking: marked on underside: Martele[accent aigu] / [eagle displayed] / [lion passant facing right] [anchor] G / 950-1000 FINE / 8632 (in rectangle); [sickle (Gorham date mark for 1899)]
Hugh J. Grant, New York, 1904–1981; Mrs. Hugh J. Grant, New York, 1981–1984
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