This ceramic prize cup was awarded to someone for his or her accomplishments in raising chickens, ducks, turkeys, or other birds. This cup was probably used as a prize at a county fair or agricultural exhibition.
Ceramic Prize Cup
Prize Cup, 20th Century,earthenware, H:3 3/16 x W:4 7/16 x D:3 3/8 in. The Farmers’ Museum, Cooperstown, New York, Gift of Mrs. Della Thompson Lutes,F0062.1955.