Stirrup Cup

1807-1808 (made)
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On display at V&A South Kensington
Silver, Room 67, The Whiteley Galleries
Place Of Origin

Silver in the form of a fox's head, the interior gilt, finely chased and engraved.

object details
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Silver, gilt interior
Brief Description
Silver, parcel-gilt, London hallmarks for 1807-8, mark of W. Burwash and R. Sibley.
Physical Description
Silver in the form of a fox's head, the interior gilt, finely chased and engraved.
  • Diameter: 7.6cm
  • Height: 8.5cm
  • Length: 14.1cm
Marks and Inscriptions
  • Maker’s mark WB over RS for W Burwash & R Sibley, London hallmarks, sterling, leopard, date, duty
  • Crest
  • Crest of Neville
  • Engraved with the crest, a bull's head, for Nevill.
Credit line
Lt. Col. G. B. Croft-Lyons Bequest
Object history
Acquisition RF: Croft Lyon

Bequest - Croft Lyon
Subject depicted
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record createdMarch 3, 2004
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