Early American coin silver 12 sided cup by Gale Wood & Hughes c.1839.
This unusual cup measures 4 1/4" tall, 4 1/2" across the handle 3" in diameter and weighs 157 or 5 ozs Troy.
The excellent original condition save for a few dents on the body and the handle, clear detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.
Inscribed Awarded August 21st 1839 By S.P. Smith to Othellos Best Colt, the soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.