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EGGCUP

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

A small cup carved in amethyst quartz in which egg sits. It has a ring foot and covers about half the egg.

Category:
gems
Object name:
EGGCUP
Made from:
Amethyst quartz
Made in:
Russia
Date made:
19th c.
Size:
2.5 x 3.8 cm (1 x 1 1/2 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
21.6.2
Class:
HARDSTONE
Signature marks:
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973