Coconut Cup by Unknown Artist

Cup mounted in silver.

Details

Medium:
Silver & coconut
Dimensions:
15 cm
Acquired in:
1956
Presented by:
Sir Eric Miller through The Art Fund

Nut undecorated; silver lip everted with waist in which there is a cable-twist wire; four plain, hinged straps form the attachment to a calyx. Plain baluster stem and spreading foot. One of five gifts to three museums by H Eric Miller through the Art Fund between 1928 and 1946.

Venue details

National Museum of Scotland Chambers Street, EDINBURGH Edinburgh EH1 1JF 0300 123 6789 www.nms.ac.uk

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