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Cup

Date:
second half 19th century
Culture:
European
Medium:
Gold, partly enameled and set with diamonds, emeralds, rubies, pearls, sardonyx, and glass
Dimensions:
Height: 12 1/8 in. (30.8 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Gold and Platinum
Credit Line:
The Jack and Belle Linsky Collection, 1982
Accession Number:
1982.60.139
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 542
Inscription: On the foot: PHILIPPI • II • HISPAN • ET • SICIL • R • N • M • Q • D • FABRITIVS • REGVLOR • SICVLOR • PRIMVS • PRINCEPS • BVTERAE • IV • PETRAPERTIAE • III • MARCHIO • LICODIAE • V • MILITELLI • II • BARRAFRANCAF • III • COMES • MAZARENI • V/AQVIALE • LACVSQ • LEONTIN • DN • CVM • HERES • FAMILIAR • BARRESIAE • AC • SANTAPAV • TATAM • AMPLITVDINEM • SVO • GENERI • BRANCIFORTIO • TRADIDISSET • AD • HAR • TRIVM • FAMILIAR • CONIVNCTIONIS • MEMORIAM/SVAEQ • SPLENDOREM • PROGENIEL • POCVLCM • EX • AVRO • TRIPES • GEMMIS • ATQ • SIGNIS • BENE • DISTINCTVM • FIERI • FECIT • ANNO • A • CHRISTO • NATO • CI • I • XCV •
Jack and Belle Linsky , New York (until 1982; to MMA)
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