Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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goblet
  • COUNTRY UNKNOWN (WESTERN)
  • goblet, 1600s
  • Where object was made: Unknown
  • coconut, silver
  • Object Height/Width: 18.73 x 8.89 cm
    Object Height/Width: 7 3/8 x 3 1/2 in
  • Bequest of Helen Foresman Spencer
  • Not on display
  • 1982.0330
Description

Carved coconut goblet with silver mounts and base. Coconut cup with rivetted lip ring and stemmed foot of silver. The coconut shell is elaborately carved with geometric patterns in three circular panels.