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Folding cup

Description:

This small metal folding cup is made up of a flat circular base with six linked and tapering side bands, with the bottom band fixed to the base.

 

The base itself has the makers' mark stamped underneath and a Greek key pattern etched around the edge.

Materials/Media:
copper alloy, brass
Dimensions:
height 44mm, diameter (base) 37mm, diameter (rim) 40mm
Source:
Dumfries Museum & Camera Obscura
Accession number:
DUMFM:1964.5.2
Digital Number:
DMDM078n
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council