Early 19th Century Engraved Horn Beaker

Early 19th Century Engraved Horn Beaker

Code: 11059


W: 7cm (2.8")H: 11cm (4.3")


The Pilgrim's Progress, religious allegory by the English writer John Bunyan, published in two parts in 1678 and 1684. The work is a symbolic vision of the good man's pilgrimage through life. At one time second only to the Bible in popularity, The Pilgrim's Progress is the most famous Christian allegory still in print.

Palace Beautiful symbolizes the church and the spirit of Christian fellowship that it generates. It is a place of peace and repose, where Christian can spend time in the company of Prudence, Piety, and Charity, free from the cares of the outside world.

This beaker is engraved with 2 Pilgrims, 2 Beautiful palaces , a Christian showing the way and tree lined paths.

English early 19th century, perfect condition