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October 11, 2014 10:00 AMCalender
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Tiffany Studios Zodiac Pattern New York Yacht Club Trophy Pen Rest

$923$750
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2754B Location: Boston Date / Time: October 11, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Tiffany Studios Zodiac Pattern New York Yacht Club Trophy Pen Rest, New York, c. 1913, pen rest model number 1000, engraved to the center: "New York Yacht Club/Commodore's Cup/Memento Prize/ won by/Windward/August 21, 1913/Presented by Commodore Dallas B. Pratt"; together with four other desk accessories in the same pattern: the organizer model number 1009, ink blotter 842, stamp box 802, and blotter 990, organizer ht. 6 1/4 in.

N.B. The P-class sloop Windward was owned by R.A. Monks of New York.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

All with age-typical wear and minor loss/rubbing to gilding. Scattered spots of verdigris. Blotter lacking fabric covering.


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Keywords

New York Yacht Club, Commodore, Pattern New York Yacht Club Trophy, Dallas B. Pratt