Overall: 10 1/4 x 9 1/4 x 7 3/8 in. ( 26 x 23.5 x 18.7 cm )
stamped: on the base: "TIFFANY & Co/ 10656 MAKERS 3385/ STERLING SILVER/ 925-1000/ T"
engraved: front of cup: "1870-October-1895/ Major genral Edwin A. McAlpin,/ from the officers of the / Seventh Regimant N.G.N.Y." in script
Wrought and cast silver loving cup; conical cup seated on a circular pedestal with inset bands of foliate decoration; joint covered by a repoussé chased band of foliate scrolls between two molded bands and acanthus bands; two hollow cast s-scroll handles with chased bead-and-slash decoration applied to each side; front of cup engraved, "1870-October-1895/ Major General Edwin A. McAlpin,/ from the officers of the / Seventh Regiment N.G.N.Y." in script; makers' marks stamped on the base.
Gift of Mr. Townsend M. McAlpin
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