trask footed beaker
this type of cup was cast and had incised lines with herringbone decoration. it stands 3 1/2" tall. this same cup was used by israel trask to produce one of his style church chalice. it is unmarked, but positively a product of Israel trask of Beverly, Massachusetts 1813-1856. see picture of trask communion set on page 84 of ebert's "collecting American pewter." the beaker is in very good condition.