Vintage Silver Plated Chalice Made in Spain in the 1970's Tarnished, cleansed in moon water, but not polished Measures 3.5 Inches Excellent Altar Piece Stamped with a half moon and the word Crescent Silver MFG An Altar Chalice represents the Goddess and the Element of Water. It is the symbol of fertility and abundance and has several ritual purposes. It may hold liquid or stand empty depending on the chosen ritual. Traditionally a Chalice is silver which is sacred to the Goddess. Keep this Chalice with your Altar Tools, wash by hand only. This Chalice has been cleansed and charged, ready for use. As with any vintage item, there might be small scratches or blemishes on the Chalice. No major damage was found.