Lehnware Saffron Cup With Lid    Lehnware Saffron Cup With Lid     

Lehnware lidded saffron cup by Joseph Lehn of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, circa 1880's. Lehn was a master craftsman, a cooper, who turned, carved and painted little cups like this one, as well as other items, for many years up until his death in 1892 at the age of 94. Saffron was a spice used for seasoning. This cup has some significant wear from use, but is all original with some minor touch ups. When in good original condition, cups like this one are selling for substantial sums. Priced accordingly. Apprx. 4.6" tall. (CS-4)

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Lehnware Saffron Cup With Lid

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