10-11-2014 10-11-2014
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2754B Boston
October 11, 2014 10:00 AMCalender

Two Silver-plate Yachting Trophies

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


Two Silver-plate Yachting Trophies, a Sheffield kettle on stand by Smith, Sissons & Co. engraved to kettle "Kinsale Regatta/1854,/won by the/Fire Fly/Joseph Wheeler, Esq./owner", ht. 18; and a Meriden covered tureen and ladle engraved to tureen "Won By/Avenger/1915" and ladle "Avenger", tureen ht. 10 in.
Estimate $200-400

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Smith Sissons & Co., Joseph Wheeler