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Deep wooden cup with a short pedestal. The lower sides of the cup are decorated with an incised dot design. Intricately carved handle.


cup (food service)

1 item (description level: part)
Broad category
Anthropology: Ethnography
Additional names, titles, or classifications
catalogue name:  cup (food service)
object name (local):  wooden cup
object name:  cup (food service)

Russian Federation (Asia), Asia
Additional place information
made or collected:  Russian Federation (Asia) 
Date made
Additional date information
date made:  1882 
Additional culture information
maker or user:  Bashkir 

Materials & techniques
Additional material & technique information
material: wood (overall)

previous owner:  Telfer, Capt., R.N., F.S.A.  Undefined - 1907
donor:  Executors of Capt Telfer's Bequest  Undefined - 1907

Related objects
part of teapot (food service); cups (food service); saucers (food service); spoons (food service); cream jug (jug (food service)); sugar bowl (bowl (food service)) (7.644)
Related subjects
association: Food and Feasting
maker or user: Bashkir
object name: cups (food service)

Record created 2000-01-22
Record last updated 2017-04-20

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