10-11-2014 10-11-2014
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
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October 11, 2014 10:00 AMCalender
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John Frick Silver-plate-mounted Oak Newport Yacht Club Trophy Tankard

$369$300
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2754B Location: Boston Date / Time: October 11, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

John Frick Silver-plate-mounted Oak Newport Yacht Club Trophy Tankard, New York, c. 1907, with domed and hinged cover engraved "Com. J.A. Allen's Regatta," tapered body with Art Nouveau floral registers, polychrome enameled club burgee, and with engraved inscription, "Newport Yacht Club/ Aug. 18 1907 - First Prize/ Class W. Won by Vesper II," ht. 11 in.

N.B. Vesper II was a catboat owned by Charles S. Plummer.
Estimate $300-500

Age-typical wear.


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Keywords

Newport Yacht Club, John Frick Silver, Charles S. Plummer