Goblet from the People of New Ross, MO 63.1863

MO 63.1863   Goblet from the People of New Ross

Maker: Clark and West Silversmiths

Date Made: 1805

Overall: 6 1/2 x 3 3/4 in. (16.5 x 9.5 cm)

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."

This goblet was presented to President Kennedy on June 27, 1963 by the people of New Ross, Ireland during the President's state visit to Ireland.

Credit Line: John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston, MA

Museum accession number: MO 63.1863