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Baby Gifts: Cups

A Sterling Silver baby cup makes a wonderful gift for that precious newborn in your life. Give them a keepsake that they can enjoy and cherish for years to come, and can be passed down generation after generation. From delicate beading to striking scroll handles, the beauty of these antique silver baby cups lies in the details. Many of them have animal and nursery rhyme engravings, and some have room for custom designs too! With our wide variety of baby cups, find the one that represents your own distinctive style. Timeless, elegant, and beautifully crafted, a Tiffany silver baby cup will be a sentimental and one-of-a-kind gift. Give something that leaves a lasting impact, and browse our selection of antique sterling silver baby cups to find that perfect baby present today!
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BR340

American Midcentury Modern sterling silver baby cup. Made by Towle in Newburyport, Mass. Drum form with gently flared rim and thick c-scroll handle. Lots of room for engraving. Fully marked and numbered 7871. Good condition with a couple minor handle dents.

Dimensions: H 2 1/2 x W 3 1/2 x D 2 3/8 in. Weight: 3.4 troy ounces. #BR340

Sale Price: $262.50
Listed Price $375.00
BR365

Classical sterling silver baby cup. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Gently upward tapering sides with skirted foot. Raised half fluting and leaf-mounted c-scroll handle with ribbed cap. Rim interior ribbed. Elegant with plenty of room for engraving. Fully marked including pattern no. 8001 and director’s letter T (1892-1902). Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 3 3/4 x W 4 x D 2 3/4 in. Weight: 6 troy ounces. #BR365

Sale Price: $595.00
Listed Price $850.00
BS797

Turn-of-the-century sterling silver baby cup rich in period assumptions. Made by William B. Kerr in Newark.

Upward tapering sides and scroll handle. Acid-etched frieze depicting sailor-suited, flag-holding, all-American boy with exotic coevals in native dress relegated to background. Symbolic imagery enhanced with verse: “Little Indian, Sioux or Crow, little frosty Eskimo, little Turk or Japanese—Oh! Don’t you wish that you were me?”

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Fully marked and numbered 1483. Fine... Click for details

Sale Price: $490.00
Listed Price $700.00
BS811

Art Deco sterling silver baby cup. Straight sides and c-scroll handle. Engraved circus animals with giraffe, elephant, and dancing dog. A clown holds up a funhouse mirror—a vacant frame for engraving the name of the big top’s star attraction. Fully marked with HR Morss maker's stamp and no. 5624. This maker active in North Attleboro in 1930s. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 2 3/4 x W 3 3/4 x D 2 5/8 in. Weight: 2.3 troy ounces. #BS811

Sale Price: $525.00
Listed Price $750.00
BS774

American Classical coin silver baby cup. Straight and tapering sides, reeded rim and base, and s-scroll handle. Lots of room for engraving. Fully marked including phrase “Pure Silver Coin” and retailer’s stamp for Lincoln & Reed, who were active in Boston from 1838 to 1848. Very good condition with nice period wear. Minor handle dent.

Overall dimensions: H 4 x W 4 1/2 x D 3 in. Weight: 4 troy ounces. #BS774

Sale Price: $455.00
Listed Price $650.00
BR142

Edwardian sterling silver baby cup with nursery rhyme motif. Made by Reed & Barton in Taunton, Mass., ca 1910. Curved cone on circular foot. Scroll handle with leaf-wrapped animal head. Applied bead-and-reel rims. Engraved text and imagery for Hey Diddle Diddle with fiddling cat and moon-jumping cow not to mention a laughing dog and running-away dish and spoon. Fully marked and numbered 175. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 3 1/4 x W 4 1/8 x D 3 in. Weight: 3.5 troy ounces. #BR142

Sale Price: $525.00
Listed Price $750.00
BO109

Novelty sterling silver baby cup. Made by Webster in North Attleboro, Mass., ca 1920. Straight sides and high-looping scroll handle. Enameled decoration: A clown pounds away with drumsticks, musical notes emanating to the tune of a very special birth announcement. Interior gilt washed. Fully marked. Very good condition. Enamel bright and intact. Minor handle dents.

Overall dimensions: H 2 3/8 x W 3 3/4 x D 2 5/8 in. Weight: 2 troy ounces. #BO109

Sale Price: $245.00
Listed Price $350.00
BN895

Edwardian sterling silver baby cup with peekaboo kitty cat. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Drum form with molded base and bracket handle. Two heads with pointy ears and fat paws peep above a brick wall. Fine evocation of the intense and super-serious feline stare that does not yet appear to have noticed the lone mouse. Hallmark includes pattern no. 17093A (first produced in 1907) and director’s letter m (1907-47). Very good condition.

Dimensions; H 3 x W 4 x D 2 7/8 in. Weight: 7.3 troy... Click for details

Sale Price: $1,400.00
Listed Price $2,000.00
BQ555

American coin silver christening mug, mid-19th century. Straight and tapering sides, scrolled bracket handle, and beading. Engraved ornament. At top: Pendant strapwork frames inset with leaves. At bottom: Beading in stippled frames. Hallmarked “Coin” and numbered 4. Good condition with age-related wear and use. A few handle pings. Visible rim repair.

Dimensions: H 3 3/8 x W 4 x D 2 7/8 in. Weight: 3.5 troy ounces. #BQ555

Sale Price: $157.50
Listed Price $225.00
BP107

Coin silver christening mug. Made by Gorham in Providence, ca 1865. Straight sides, spread base, and scroll bracket handle with bug cap. Curvilinear frame surrounded by advanced stylized ornament. Script presentation engraved in frame. Beading and dentil. Hallmark includes no. 286. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 3 7/8 x W 4 1/4 x D 3 in. Weight: 3.6 troy ounces. BP107

Sale Price: $556.50
Listed Price $795.00
BM154

Early sterling silver baby cup. Made by Grosjean & Woodward for Tiffany & Co. at 550 Broadway. Straight and tapering sides and capped s-scroll handle.Beaded and molded rim and foot. Engraved cartouche (vacant) with fluid scrolls and flowers. Hallmark (1854-65) with maker's and retailer's stamps, and pattern no. 6974. Very good condition with rich patina and attractive period wear.

Dimensions: H 3 3/4 x W 4 1/4 x D 3 in. Weight: 4.8 troy ounces. #BM154

Sale Price: $906.50
Listed Price $1,295.00
BI313

Sterling silver baby cup in symbolically potent Acorn pattern. Made by Georg Jensen in Copenhagen, after design by Johan Rohde. Straight sides, flared rim, and c-scroll handle. Handle capped with acorn. A great gift for a future oak. Early marks (1915-30 and 1926-32), designer's stamp, and no. 662. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 2 5/8 x W 3 3/8 x D 2 5/8 in. Weight: 3.5 troy ounces. #BI313

Sale Price: $420.00
Listed Price $600.00
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