This Empire Silver Beaded Mint Julep cup is finely crafted in sterling silver and is functional as well as decorative. The cup is perfect for enjoying cold beverages and will add an elegant touch to any setting. For nearly a century the mint julep drink has been the traditional beverage of the Kentucky Derby where nearly 120,000 are served over the events two-day period. Made in America. The Empire Silver Beaded Sterling Mint Julep Cup is presented elegantly in a black Empire Silver gift box. Measures 4.2" high and has a 10 oz capacity.