10-11-2014 10-11-2014
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2754B Boston
October 11, 2014 10:00AMCalender
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Seven Bronze Seawanhaka Corinthian Yacht Club Medals

$431$350
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2754B Location: Boston Date / Time: October 11, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Seven Bronze Seawanhaka Corinthian Yacht Club Medals, Medallic Art Co., New York, 1932-57, each with identical obverse depicting a sailboat, the reverse with rectangular plaque surmounted by a ship's wheel and surrounded by oak and laurel branches, four commemorating the crew of Goose, and three commemorating winners of the British-American Cup, dia. 2 1/2 in.
Estimate $700-900

Minor nicks to edge, minor rubbing to decoration on several medals. One with scattered specks of black corrosion.


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Keywords

Medallic Art Co., the British-American Cup