Mary Cup

Silver-gilt communion cup, body made by Christopher Lindenberger of Nuremburg (c.1550-1600) and later engraved 'For the Kirk of Perth'. Cover made by Robert Gardiner of Dundee (c.1640). Acquired by St John's Kirk, date unknown, but unlikely to have been gifted by Mary, Queen of Scots c.1559.

  • Material/Medium: silver-gilt
  • Date: c.1550-1600
  • Creator: Christopher Lindenberger of Nuremburg
  • Accession number: 2003.219
  • Category: Decorative Art
  • Subject: n/a