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Five (5) Kentucky coin silver mint julep cups, all with reeded rims and foot rings, all marked GARNER & WINCHESTER and LEX KY in rectangles for Eli Garner and Daniel Frank Winchester, working Lexington 1842-1862. Two of the cups are 3 1/2" H and are not monogrammed. Two cups measure 3 1/4" H and are engraved "Presented to M.A. Payne by her Father" on side and additionally marked 10 OZ 15 in rectangle on base. One measures 3 3/8" H and is monogrammed LHY and additionally marked 10 OZ 15 in rectangle on base. (Note: 10 oz 15 was a 19th century mark sometimes used to indicate coin silver). Combined weight 23.61 oz troy. The Estate of Cora Jane Spiller, Bowling Green, Kentucky. Condition: Scattered small scratches and minor dents to each cup (up to 3/8" L, on one of the Mary Payne cups); overall very good condition.