10-11-2014 10-11-2014
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
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October 11, 2014 10:00 AMCalender

Three Sterling Silver Trophies from New York Yacht Clubs

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


Three Sterling Silver Trophies from New York Yacht Clubs, two Horseshoe Harbor Yacht Club trophies: a Meriden Britannia silver-mounted tusk corkscrew with an engraved inscription "Horseshoe Harbor/Club/Annual Regatta," lg. 7, and a silver-mounted clothes brush with an engraved inscription "Horseshoe Harbor Club/Annual Regatta/Petrel/L.L.K 1919," lg. 7 1/4; and a Durgin two-handled Larchmont Yacht Club trophy with an acid-etched engraving centering the club insignia: "Larchmont Yacht Club/Season 1913/won by/Petrel," ht. 8 in., approx. 8.8 troy oz.

N.B. The yawl Petrel was owned by F. Gade.
Estimate $400-600

Scattered minor dents, foot slightly off-kilter.

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Larchmont Yacht Club, Horseshoe Harbor Yacht Club, Harbor Club