This rare Tain cup is engraved with two sets of initials: AS, which may refer to Arthur Sutherland, minister of Edderton; and CM, possibly those of Ross's father-in-law Charles Manson.


How of Edinburgh, Lyon and Turnbull. An Art Loss Register check has been carried out

Tain and District Museum

Tain Through Time, Tower Street, Tain, Highlands and Islands, IV19 1DY
01862 894089

Opening times

Apr, May, Sept, Oct
Mon – Fri, 10am – 5pm

Jun – Aug
Mon – Sat, 10am – 5pm

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