Steeple cups are a uniquely English type of object, found only during the Elizabethan and early Stuart period.

The maker of this cup is known only by his mark of the conjoined initials CB.

Provenance

Sir Ernest Cassel; then by descent.


Temple Newsam House

Temple Newsam Estate, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS15 0AE
0113 336 7461
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Opening times

3 Nov 2015 – 12 Feb 2016
Pre-booked visits and tours only (see website to book)

13 Feb – 30 Oct
Tue – Sun
10.30 am – 5pm (last admission 4.15pm)

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