Chalice

Chalice
Title
Chalice
Date 
1875-1900
Medium 
Silver plate
Dimensions 
Overall: 6 7/8 x 4 in. ( 17.5 x 10.2 cm )
Description 
Cast silver plated chalice or Communion cup from a Bloomingdale Reformed Church Communion Service; deep bowl-shaped body with concave sides curving splayed top with a plain, applied rim: hour-glass shaped pedestal with a ring around the center on a circular, weighted foot; engraved, "R. D. C. H." in script on the base; no maker's marks.
Credit Line 
Gift of the Estate of Hopper Strickler Mott
Object Number 
1928.35f
Marks 
engraved: on the base: "R. D. C. H." in script
Gallery Label 
This chalice was used as part of a Communion Service at the Bloomingdale Reformed Church.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group