Coridal service and tray
Part (each cordial): 3 7/8 x 1 3/4 in. (9.8 x 4.4 cm)
Part (tray): 1 1/2 x 12 1/2 x 6 1/2 in. (3.8 x 31.8 x 16.5 cm)
Silver cordial service with a tray and six cordial goblets; rectangular tray with raised sides and rounded corners; two applied handles, each scrolled and set with large silver beads and chrysoprase stones; six cordial goblets with squared, tapering cylindrical bodies with cone shaped bowls; bowls seated in four-armed pedestals on tapering steps; slighly domed feet; maker's marks stamped on the base of the tray and the goblets.
Gift of Juan Pliego
stamped: on the base: "PLIEGO" below a two-faced Mexican Venus between two scrolls, all in an elongated hexagon between "HANDWROUGHT" and "STERLING"
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