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miniature cup
  • Guatemala
  • miniature cup, late 1800s–1975
  • Where object was made: Guatemala
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 3 x 6 x 5.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 1 1/8 x 2 3/8 x 2 1/8 in
  • Gift of Bruce Merwin
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4788

The small orange bowl-shaped cup has two small disc handles. The interior is decorated with a wavy green line on the side and a black cross on the bottom with green chevrons at the ends of the arms and a red line in each space. It has a red rim and handles.