Though the original mint julep cups, dating back to the early 1800s, were made from silver, this 15-Oz. stainless steel mint julep cup will never need polishing. Durable enough to withstand daily wear and tear, the cup retains its shine and resists rust and corrosion. Made in the classic shape, the mint julep cup is ideal for serving cold cocktails and beverages. Don't wait for the Kentucky Derby, or even for mint julep orders. Use this sleek, stylish cup for other cold cocktails, smoothies and even milkshakes. Serve up an order of fries in the julep cup, or even use it as a flower vase on your tables. Its tapered sides and elegant shine make it versatile enough to use in a variety of ways. The 15-Oz. stainless mint julep cup is 3-3/8" in diameter x 4-3/4" tall.