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Chalices (4)

Object Number: 
1931.70a
Date: 
1875-1900
Medium: 
Silver plate
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 1/4 × 3 3/8 in. (18.4 × 8.6 cm)
Marks: 
engraved: center front: "B R C" in script
Description: 
Cast silver plated chalice from the Bloomingdale Reformed Church, New York; circular body with straight sides tapering from the flared rim to the flat base; seated on narrow trumpet-shaped pedestal, applied to a circular domed foot; engraved in the center of the body, "B R C" in script; makers marks stamped on the base.
Gallery Label: 
These chalices were used at the Bloomingdale Reformed Church, New York.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Hopper Striker Mott
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group