Trophy cup given by the Grand United Order of Odd Fellows

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Created by
Rockford Silver Plate Company, founded, 1882
Subject of
Grand United Order of Odd Fellows, American, founded 1843
Medium
silver, horn
Dimensions
H x W x D: 8 3/4 x 11 x 10 in. (22.2 x 27.9 x 25.4 cm)
Type
trophies (prizes)
Place depicted
Ohio, United States, North and Central America
Date
1907
Description
An engraved Rockford silver-plated trophy cup with three horn handles. The cup has etching on one side. The etching indicates that this cup served as the first place prize awarded on August 8, 1907. The cup has decorative filigree on the top, at the handles, and the base. The three horn handles protrude at the top and narrow at the bottom.
Topic
African American
Fraternal organizations
Men
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2011.89.1
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Exhibition
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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