ANTIQUE c1855 KENTUCKY COIN SILVER BEADED RIM MINT JULEP CUP JOHN KITTS - American coin silver mint julep cup made by John Kitts & Company of Louisville, Kentucky during the mid 19th century. This piece was made between 1850 & 1875. The piece has a classical beaded rim along the top & bottom as well as an original monogram of the initials LEW. The underside is marked John Kitts & Co. Coin .900 purity silver, 3 1/4 in. diameter, 4 in. tall & weighs 165.5 grams or 5.8 ounces.