Traditional sterling silver wedding (or wager) cup. Regal lady in 16th-century dress with fitted bodice and hair in chignon. Bell skirt has chased strapwork and fertility fruits (pomegranates) on stippled ground. Raised arms support scrolled brackets with swing cup. The cup is curved with same ornament. Gilt interior.
A beautiful lady for decoration and ceremony. Hallmarked “Sterling S & F”. Very good condition.
Dimensions: H 7 x D 3 in. Weight: 6.3 troy ounces. BM648