International Silver Co. and K. Brown Sterling Julep Cups, Mid-Century
A pair of vintage sterling silver julep cups by the International Silver Company and K. Brown. Both cups feature lightly tapered cylindrical designs with reeded rims and bases. The cup by International is engraved a script letter ‘S’, and the other is monogrammed ‘GMS’ and engraved ‘Christmas 1966 K. Brown – Jeweler’ to its underside. These pieces have a total approximate weight of 7.975 ozt.
|Brand||International Silver Co., K. Brown|
|Marks||Maker’s Mark, Fineness Mark, Shape Number, Personalization|
|Period||1966 (K. Brown), Mid-20th Century|
|Approximate Weight (ozt.)||7.975|
|Personalization||“S” (International Silver Co.), “GMS” and “Christmas 1966” (K. Brown)|
|Number of Items||2|
- surface scratches and tarnish to each; one minor dent to K. Brown julep cup; both cups are engraved with monograms; personalized engraving to underside of K. Brown cup.
- measurements of the larger julep cup by International Silver Co.