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Cup and cover

Number of Items:  2

wood (maple-wood?), silver-gilt; carved

c. 1470 - 1510

Standing cup, the wooden body of gourd shape. The tall foot spreading finial and curling handle are of silver-gilt. At the top is a, probably later, roundel engraved with a grotesque mask.

bequest

Michael Wellby, 2012; WA2013.1.12

Bequeathed by Michael Wellby, 2012.

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