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Standing cup with cover

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The tall raised bowl has a gradually everted rim and is surmounted by a tall steeple-shaped lid composed of a low dome and three stages of increasingly smaller tubular assemblages. The bowl is supported from below by a smaller corresponding dome and tubular mass. The tall stem is composed of a...

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Inscription

None.

Marks

“RM STERLING” and “SN /AG” struck on base.

Provenance

Purchased by an anonymous donor in 1988 from Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, Massachusetts, and made a gift to the Museum.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated anonymously

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

1986

Object Place

Carterville, Illinois, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 43.8 x 9.2 cm (17 1/4 x 3 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1988.535a-b

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware