Continental Silver Miniature Wager Cup
Continental Silver Miniature Wager Cup
Continental Silver Miniature Wager Cup
Continental Silver Miniature Wager Cup
Continental Silver Miniature Wager Cup
Continental Silver Miniature Wager Cup
Continental Silver Miniature Wager Cup

Continental Silver Miniature Wager Cup

c. 1900 Netherlands

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An antique silver model of a marriage cup having a lady in a crinoline dress with attractive decorative skirt. Medium size. Lovely embossed decoration with couples in a large country garden. The large cup has interior gilding. Good weight. Weight 130 grams, 4.1 troy ounce. Height 29.5 cms. Stamped on the bottom of the skirt with a Dutch silver marks. Circa 1900.
This novelty cup is in excellent condition with no damage or restoration.

Please note that this item is not new and will show moderate signs of wear commensurate with age. Reflections in the photograph may detract from the true representation of this item.
Wager cups. The idea is to drink the contents of the large cup (the lady’s skirt) without spilling the drink inside the small cup. These highly collectible silver double drinking vessels are also known as marriage cups. The bride would drink from the small cup, the groom from the large cup.
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7335
Medium
Silver
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