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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
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October 11, 2014 10:00 AMCalender
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Arthur Stone Sterling Silver Sonderklasse Race Trophy Bowl

$1,599$1,300
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2754B Location: Boston Date / Time: October 11, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Arthur Stone Sterling Silver Sonderklasse Race Trophy Bowl, Gardner, Massachusetts, c. 1913, the Revere bowl engraved to the underside of the foot: "Sonderklasse/Marblehead July 19, 1913/won by/ Tern/presented by/Mrs. Guy Lowell," dia. 8 in., approx. 15.3 troy oz.

N.B. The Sonderklasse was a series of races between the Kaiserlicher Yacht Club of Kiel, Germany, and the Eastern Yacht Club of Marblehead, Massachusetts. The trophy marks the victory of the Tern in one of the initial trial races before the finial race for the cup in the fall.
Estimate $400-600

Usage wear: abrasions and two very minor linear dents (unobtrusive).


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Keywords

Massachusetts, Arthur Stone Sterling Silver Sonderklasse, Gardner, Marblehead, Guy Lowell, Kaiserlicher Yacht Club of Kiel, Germany, Eastern Yacht Club of Marblehead