GREAT 19th CENTURY FOLK ART EAGLE CARVED COCONUT CUP

Sailors Art Coconut Cup

This wonderful footed coconut cup dates to the last half of the 19th century. The front of the cup features a design of a spread winged American Eagle with a banner above it's head that reads "IN GOD WE TRUST" The back side of the cup features a British Cost of Arms that reads "SOIT QUI MAL Y PENSE HONI". The cup would have been carved by a sailor to pass idle hours, most likely as a give for someone at home.

Dimensions: Height 5 3/8" Dia. 3 5/8"

Price $ 825.00

Sailors Art Coconut Cup
Sailors Art Coconut Cup
Sailors Art Coconut Cup