Russo Japanese War Dragonfly Golden Kite Metal Army Sake Cup
This is an antique Japanese military sake cup, decorated with a pair of flags and a dragonfly with a badge of the Order of Golden Kite on top. Dragonfly represents Japan, as it was known also as the island of the dragonfly. The words on the cup are "Russia Conquest War Victory" "Commemorative Cup". The words on the back are "Victorious Return Commemoration" "Meiji 37/38th Years War". The cup is made of metal with a nice gilted surface. The cup comes with a box although it's not original.
Condition: Excellent - only some stains and a couple small spots of oxidation on the back
Size: 3" across.