I find it difficult to photograph shiny things without showing reflections. This cup is in good condition with hardly noticeable shallow dent (pictured) that can only be felt when rubbing your finger vertically but not horizontally, and pinpoint. Found 2 pinhead size dents in base rim.
There are probably more flaws under magnification. It definitely had a life before. It was found heavily tarnished.
It could probably use some more polishing. Kirk & Son Sterling Silver Julep Cup Vintage" is in sale since Sunday, October 31, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (. The seller is "paradiseveils" and is located in Euless, Texas.
This item can be shipped to United States.