Set of four sterling silver mint julep cups. Each: Straight sides on spread foot. Chased and repousse frieze of horse busts. They’re lined up at the gate, waiting for the starting gun. Horseshoe frame vacant. Stippled ground. Richly gilt interior. Hallmarked Galmer Fine Silver, a contemporary Long Island maker. Fine condition and patina. Can be sold as 2 pairs.
Dimensions: H 4 1/4 x D 3 1/4 in. Total weight (4 cups): 23 troy ounces. BP105