Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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brass cup
  • Africa
  • brass cup, late 1800s–1998
  • brass
  • Object Height/Diameter: 9 x 7 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3 1/2 x 2 3/4 in
  • Gift of Robert H. Brown Jr.
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1262

This is an undecorated, tapered brass drinking cup. It was made of two pieces, bottom and sides. There is a stamp on the bottom, possibly a bird, with illegible script around it.