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Goblet

MO 63.1863
Goblet
Clark and West (Silversmiths)
1805
Dublin, Ireland
Silver plated
6 1/2" x 3 3/4"
Silver goblet engraved on exterior in Gaelic: President John Fitzgerald Kennedy/ Failte/ t0/ Ros Mic/ Treom/ 27 June, 1963" which translates to "President John Fitzgerald Kennedy Welcome to New Ross 27 June 1963."
The goblet was a gift to the President from the People of New Ross, Ireland. President Kennedy kept the goblet in the Oval Office of the White House. Mrs. Kennedy instructed the White House gardener to place a fresh cut flower in this goblet each day.
  • JFKPOF-045-033
  • JFKPOF-108-014
Donated to the United States
JFKSG-MO-1963-1863