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Title: Chicken and Wishbone
Name: Egg Cup
Date: c. 1900
Medium: Silverplated metal
Country/Culture: American
Dimensions: 2 1/4 × 3 × 1 3/4 in. (5.7 × 7.6 × 4.4 cm)
Inscription: Egg is etched with “Best Wishes.”
Classification: Decorative Arts, Metal
Credit Line: Gift of Dennis and Betty Keeney. In the permanent collection, Brunnier Art Museum, University Museums, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa.
Object Number: UM2018.93
Published References: See Toothpick Holders: China, Glass and Metal by the National Toothpick Holders Collectors Society, p. 87.