goblet (food service)

Lacquered wooden, flat bottomed, goblet. The goblet has a circular base, with a thin lathed stem rising from the centre. The body of the goblet is a squashed sphere shape, with a decorative curved lip. The entire body is painted in red, with gold banding detail around the lip and base edges. The inside of the goblet is painted green.

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