About this object

A silver footed cup with gilt borders. It is decorated with four silver gilt quatrefoil medallions featuring lotus flowers.

Object specifics

  • Type
  • Culture
  • Artist/Maker
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place made
    Asia: Central Asia: Tibet [China]
  • Date made
    19th Century
  • Materials
    Silver; Gilt Silver; Alloy Copper
  • Location
    World Museum, Level 3, World Cultures
  • Acquisition
    From the Collection of Hugh E Richardson
  • Collector
    Hugh E Richardson
  • Place collected
    Asia: Central Asia: Tibet [China]
  • Date collected
    Before 1950
  • Measurements
    140 mm x 98 mm
  • Note
    The cup is part of a four piece offering set (1962.335.19-22).
  • Related people
    Hugh E Richardson (Collector)

Where is this object from?

Object view = Humanities
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