Classical coin silver baby cup, ca 1850. Octagonal with gently tapering sides and plain facets alternating with ornamented ones engraved with vertical scrolls and flowers. Leaf-and-dart rims. Leaf-capped s-scroll handle. A pretty, girly design by Tifft & Whiting who were active in North Attleboro, Massachusetts, ca 1840-53. Fully marked with maker’s stamp and phrase “Pure Silver Coin”. Very good condition.
Overall dimensions: H 3 5/8 x W 3 7/8 x D 2 1/2 in. Weight: 3 troy ounces. #BS877