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Traveling Communion Service (silver vessel)

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The seamed cylindrical vessel has a friction-fitted cover that is used as a cup. A flat circular disk secured to a cork stopper with a link and ball sets into the vessel. The cup decoration consists of equal-sided crosses soldered in a frieze on the exterior; the interior is gilded. A single...

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Inscription

None.

Marks

Fish and "925S E" struck; and "R EBENDORF / 1967" engraved on base.

Provenance

Given anonymously to the Museum in 1992.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

Communion vessel

1967

Object Place

Fredrikstadt, Norway

Dimensions

Overall (silver vessel): 11.8 x 4.1 cm (4 5/8 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1992.265.1a-d

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware