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Cup and cover (known as the 'Founder's cup')


Origin: London

Date: 1515-1516

20.2 cm height; 14 cm width

Marks/Maker: London, 1515-16, maker's mark indecipherable

On loan from Corpus Christi College, Oxford, by generous permission of the President and Fellows; LI.305.5

The finial is engraved with royal emblems; the Tudor Rose, the pomegranate and the fleur-de-lis