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English Sterling Silver Wedding Cup with Medieval Maid

English Sterling Silver Wedding Cup with Medieval Maid


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Directory: Vintage Arts: Decorative Art: Metals: Silver: Sterling: Pre 1940: Item # 1336816

Please refer to our stock # BM650 when inquiring.
 $525.00
2016 Holiday Sale
Listed Price $750.00
 
Edward VIII sterling silver wedding (or wager) cup. Made by Birch & Gaydon in London in 1936. Medieval maid with modest headdress, fitted bodice, and bell skirt. Flowered skirt and plain underskirt. Raised arms support scrolled brackets with swing cup. Cup sides decorated with leaves and base with Tudor rose. Skirt interior gilt.

Diminutive dimensions: H 5 1/4 x D 1 7/8 in. Weight: 3.6 troy ounces. BM650