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Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Silver, Room 67, The Whiteley Galleries

Covered Cup

ca. 1879 (made)
Place of origin

Original of silver-gilt, chased and repousse.

Object details

Object type
This object consists of 2 parts.

  • Cups
  • Lid
Materials and techniques
Brief description
Electrotype of lidded cup
Physical description
Original of silver-gilt, chased and repousse.
  • Base diameter: 18.2cm
  • Height: 54.50cm
  • Width: 18.2cm
Object history
The original the property of the Grocers’ Company. The bowl bears the arms of the Company and of the donor, John Sanders. English, hallmark for 1666. Bought gilt for £25.
Accession number

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Record createdMarch 3, 2004
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