Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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drinking cup
  • Lebanon
  • drinking cup, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Lebanon
  • copper, incising
  • Object Height/Diameter: 9 x 7.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3 1/2 x 2 15/16 in
  • Anonymous gift
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3012

The small copper cylindrical drinking cup has a flat base but rounded bottom edge and flared lip. There is a wide decorative band that occupies most of the cup. It has three repeats of a flower with a leaf above and below separated by clusters of three lines joined at the top, but flaring at the bottom.