• Kiddush cup set
    Photographed by Katie Powell, July 2019

Kiddush cup set

Museum Work

Resource TypeObjects
Date of Creationcirca late 19th century
GenreReligious Materials
Object ID2012.001.003
Place of CreationGermany
DescriptionSet of 6 minature cups and 1 tray. Decorative motif around rim of tray and cups. 
Materials/Techniquessilver
Measurementstray: 19 x 12 cm ; cups: 4 x 3.3 cm
InscriptionsCrescent moon and crown 800 hallmark and illegible maker's mark stamped into bottom of all cups and tray
ProvenanceAs executrix of John Herbert's estate, Anne Noonan donated a collection of 130 cm of textual records, 53 photographs, 1 flash drive and 6 objects to the VHEC in 2011, 2012, 2014 and 2016.
Classificationkiddush cups
Legal Statuspermanent collection
Credit LineCourtesy of John Herbert