10-11-2014 10-11-2014
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
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October 11, 2014 10:00AMCalender
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Four Corinthian Yacht Club Trophies

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

Description:

Four Corinthian Yacht Club Trophies, two sterling silver: a Newburyport Silver Co. circular footed dish with two pierced handles, applied copper club insignia, and engraved, "Corinthian Yacht Club Midsummer Series - 1914 Pleon Yacht Club Class Decked Boats," lg. handle over handle 6 7/8, and Meriden Britannia Co. circular stepped bowl on four feet with applied club insignia and engraved inscription, "Class S/ Club Championship/ 1929/ Won by/ Teal," with colorless glass liner, dia. 6 1/2; silver-mounted colorless cut glass vase with three handles, engraved, "R.K.R. Corinthian Yacht Club 2nd Prize to the Crew Water Lily July 5th, 1897," maker's mark rubbed, ht. 4 1/8; and a Heintz Art Metal Shop sterling silver on bronze vase with two handles, club insignia, and engraved inscription, "Corinthian Yacht Club/ Midsummer Series 1920/ Class D/ Won by/ Almira," ht. 5 7/8 in.; approx. 11.6 total troy oz. weighable silver.
Estimate $800-1,200


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Keywords

Corinthian Yacht Club, Newburyport Silver Co., Meriden Britannia Co.