A pair of James I silver communion cups.

Each cup is in the form of a bell shaped bowl on a baluster stem with flat chased decoration around a stepped circular foot.


Made for the parish of Glencairn in Dumfriesshire and used continuously ever since.

Dumfries Museum

The Observatory, Rotchell Road, Dumfries, Dumfriesshire, DG2 7SW
01387 253 374

Opening times

1 Apr – 30 Sep
Mon – Sat, 10am – 5pm Sun, 2pm – 5pm

1 Oct – 31 Mar
Tue – Sat, 10am – 1pm, 2pm – 5pm (Closed 1-2 Jan & 25-26 Dec)

Camera Obscura
1 April - 30 Sept only

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