American (New York), 19th century. An assembled group of three coin and sterling silver cups each with an applied handle, one engraved Lewis Balch / November 6th AD 1842 and marked Ball, Tompkins & Black / Successors to / Marquand & Co. / New York / W.F ?, one engraved Awarded to E.F. Allen / for Prize Conundrum by / the Campbell Minstrels. July 16 1849 and marked on underside G&H (Gale and Hayden, w. ca 1840s) / 1847, and one engraved Glover Beardsley / Aug. 19th 1881 and marked WH (Wood & Hughes, w. 1845-1899) / Sterling; tallest ht. 3.75 in., silver wt. 13.24ozt (412g).