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Loving Cup

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Loving Cup

Manufacturer: Wallace Silversmiths (American, founded 1833)

Date: 1921
Medium: sterling silver
Dimensions:
5 1/16 × 3 3/4 × 2 inches (12.9 × 9.5 × 5.1 cm)
Classification: Personal Symbols
Inscribed: STERLING 5in 2737 EOX (on base )
Markings: RW left facing deer & S. (on base)
Credit Line: Gift of Nelda C. Stark, 1981
Object number: 51.900.141
Accession Number: 1982.37
Charles D. Peavy Appraisal, 1-28-82: PV-7
DescriptionTrumpet shape; two square top handles on opposite sides; narrow decorative band at rim; pedestal foot; engraved on side: Dec. 1921 / MLS monogram in circle / Sunday School Class.
Provenance: Miriam Lutcher Stark [ Mrs. W.H. Stark, 1859-1936]; by inheritance to her son H.J. Lutcher Stark [1887-1965]; by inheritance to his wife Nelda C. Stark [1909-1999]; gifted December 17, 1981 to the Nelda C. and H.J. Lutcher Stark Foundation; accessioned to The W.H. Stark House
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