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Object Name Cup
Catalog Number 0985.13.00055j-o
Description Cups: Six (6) cups with handles (j-o). Part of tin mess kit (a-dd).
Bottoms marked with "Japy / Sterl..." stamp and engraved numeral "9" or "6"
Material Metal/Tin
Dimensions H-2.5 W-3.5 L-6 inches
Owned Robert E. Lee
Made Japy, France
Provenance Mess kit used by General Lee in his field camp.
People Lee, Robert E.
Subjects Cooking utensils
Cooking
Tinsmithing
Camp life
Camp cookery
blockades (tentative)
blockade running (tentative)