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acorn cup


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Covered silver cup shaped like the cupulate involucre in which the acorn grows, usually mounted on a botanical stem. Acorn cups were popular in Elizabethan and Jacobean England.

Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700) — Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design.


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