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

N.G. Wood & Sons Sterling Silver Corinthian Yacht Club Trophy

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


N.G. Wood & Sons Sterling Silver Corinthian Yacht Club Trophy, Boston, c. 1889, with two hollow handles and acid-etched decoration and inscription,"Saracen Cup/ Corinthian/ Yacht Club/ Thirty Foot Keels" to one side and "Won by/ Mignon/ August 26 and 27 1889" with an image of a yacht to the other, ht. 7 5/8 in., 25.5 troy oz.

N.B. Founded in 1885, the Corinthian Yacht Club is in Marblehead Massachusetts.
Estimate $800-1,200

1/8 in. tear and associated dent to rim. Rim out of round. Dents to underside. Scattered pin prick-size dents to body. Crudely repaired dent to body.

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Corinthian Yacht Club, N.G. Wood & Sons, Saracen Cup/ Corinthian/ Yacht Club