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October 11, 2014 10:00 AMCalender
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Dominick & Haff Sterling Silver and Ruby Glass New York Yacht Club Trophy Vase

$523$425
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2754B Location: Boston Date / Time: October 11, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Dominick & Haff Sterling Silver and Ruby Glass New York Yacht Club Trophy Vase, New York, 1899, retailed by Marcus & Co., trumpet-form with beaded and flared rim, pierced body, conforming foot, and engraved inscription, "The Newport Series/ New York Yacht Club/ Prize for First, Class D/ Won by/ Elmina/ July 10th 1902," ht. 13 1/2 in., approx. 17.6 troy oz.

N.B. Elmina was a seventy-foot schooner owned by Frederick Foster Brewster, a member of the New York Yacht Club.
Estimate $500-700

Age-typical wear.


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Keywords

New York Yacht Club, Glass New York Yacht Club Trophy, Ruby Glass, Newport Series/ New York Yacht Club, Marcus & Co., Frederick Foster Brewster