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Silver gilt drinking bowl

Description

Drinking bowl, c. 1530-1560, silver-gilt. This is one of only sixteen cups of this type known to have survived from 16th-century England.

On loan courtesy of the Charlecote Collection

  • Object number

    STRST : SBT L1995-1

  • Date

    1530-1560

  • Material

    metal silver gold

  • Measurements

  • Height

    120 mm

  • Diameter

    140 mm (bowl)

  • Location

    see Events

  • Credit line

    CC-BY-NC-ND Image Courtesy of the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust