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Silver baby cup

 
Higher Level Record: 1978.175
ID Number: 1978.175.17
Title: Silver baby cup
Title Type: descriptive
Item Status: Permanent Collection     Legal Status: Permanent Collection
Object Name: christening cups
Collection Type: Metals
Artist/Maker: Himmel, Adolphe, 1825-1877 (silversmith) -- More information, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America
Hyde & Goodrich (retailer), New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America
Date: Between 1853 and 1861
Process/Technique: silversmithing
repoussť
Materials: coin silver
Diameter: 3 inches Height in inches: 3 3/4 inches
Object Description Silver cup with straight sides decorated with repousse leaves and flowers around a reserve; foot made from die-rolled scrolled acanthus border; beaded border under lip; cast scroll handle with spur thumb grip.
Label Text: Goods of Every Description: Shopping in New Orleans, 1825-1925 2016-09-23
Baby cup
between 1853 and 1861; coin silver
by Adolphe Himmel (New Orleans)
Hyde & Goodrich, retailer (New Orleans)
The Historic New Orleans Collection, 1978.175.17

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Baby cup
between 1853 and 1861; coin silver
by Adolphe Himmel (New Orleans)
for Hyde and Goodrich, retailer (New Orleans)
1978.175.17
Extent: 1 item
Acq. Credit Line: The Historic New Orleans Collection
Inscription(s): dedication engraved on front of cup
"From Salome / to / Eddie"
retailer's name Impressed positioned bottom center
"Hyde & Goodrich / H / New Orleans"
Collection Theme(s): Metalwork
Antebellum
Subjects: Tableware -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- 19th century.
Cups -- 19th century.
Condition: Good
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