A very nice silver mate cup. Handmade in South America, ca 1850. Globular body with 3 scrolled supports terminating in paws. Fine quality engraved scrolls and leaves on body and supports. Thick silver gauge. Condition: original patina with attractive period wear and rubbing.
Dimensions: H 4 7/8 x D 2 5/8 in. Heavy weight: 6.6 troy ounces. BM404