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Three American Sterling Silver Yachting Trophies

Auction:
2754B
Lot:
206
Sold for:
$215$175

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

Description:

Three American Sterling Silver Yachting Trophies, early 20th century, one Gorham, with pierced rim and inscribed, "New Rochelle Yacht Club/ Annual Regatta/ 1923/ 2nd Prize/ Countess," ht. 4 1/2; another Simons Bro. & Co., with two handles, meander borders, polychrome-enameled burgee, and inscribed, "Larchmont Yacht Club/ 1909/ Runner Up/ Won by/ A.B. Alley," ht. 5 3/4; the third Smith, Patterson & Co., with two handles and inscribed, "Champion Cup/ Duxbury Yacht Club/ Season of 1907/ 15 ft. Class," ht. 5 3/4 in.; approx. 12.8 total troy oz.
Estimate $300-500

All with age-typical wear and dents. Wobbly on feet.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

New Rochelle Yacht Club, Runner, Larchmont Yacht Club, Smith Patterson & Co., Cup/ Duxbury Yacht Club

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