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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
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October 11, 2014 10:00AMCalender
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Whiting Sterling Silver Larchmont Yacht Club Trophy Tray

$615$500
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2754B Location: Boston Date / Time: October 11, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Whiting Sterling Silver Larchmont Yacht Club Trophy Tray, New York, c. 1903, circular, with cast scrolled border, club insignia, and acid-etched inscription, "Larchmont Yacht Club/ 1903/ Raceabout Class/ 24th Annual Regatta, 2nd Prize/ Race Week Series Races/ July 6th and July 8th 1st Prize, July 10th 2nd Prize July 11 1st Prize/ Sept. 19th, 3rd Prize/ Won by/ Hobo," dia. 11 3/4 in., approx. 21.0 troy oz.

N. B. Hobo was an American Yacht Club one design yacht designed by Bowdoin Bradlee Crowninshield and originally owned by Trenor L. Park. Park was the Commodore of the American Yacht Club and a member of the New York and Seawanhaka Corinthian Yacht Clubs.
Estimate $500-700

Numerous surface abrasions.


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Keywords

Larchmont Yacht Club, Hobo, L. Park, American Yacht Club, Commodore, Seawanhaka, New York and Seawanhaka Corinthian Yacht Clubs