Civil War Collapsible Pewter Camp Cup in Original Tin Case with Partial ID
Civil War Collapsible Pewter Camp Cup in Original Tin Case with Partial ID – This very fine example of a war period, collapsible pewter cup is accompanied by its original japanned tin container. The pewter cup telescopes open by three levels. The container has scratched on its bottom – “A Gift from My Ant (sic) Susan Hay”. Apparently, the soldier who owned this cup was given it as he headed off to war, by his aunt. Both cup and container are in excellent condition.
Measurements: Height of Cup – 3.25″; Diameter of container – 3”; Height of container – 1.5”