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October 11, 2014 10:00AMCalender

Whiting Sterling Silver Overlay Glass Larchmont Yacht Club Trophy Decanter

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2754B Location: Boston Date / Time: October 11, 2014 10:00AM


Whiting Sterling Silver Overlay Glass Larchmont Yacht Club Trophy Decanter, New York, c. 1896, the circular bottle with stopper, each with foliate scrollwork overlaid, the bottle with a central cartouche engraved: "Larchmont/Yacht Club/Open Regatta/July 25th 1896/Class 5. 1st Prize/won by/Uvira", ht. 8 1/2 in.

N.B. The class 5 sloop Uvira was owned by Ernest Lockwood.
Estimate $300-500

Stopper with checks to interior rim. Decanter with check and wear to underside of foot. Silver rim rough and with wear/possible repair.

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Larchmont/Yacht Club, Ernest Lockwood