Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Seven Sterling Silver Trophy Julep Cups

Auction:
2975B
Lot:
348
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2975B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 12, 2017 4:00PM

Description:

Seven Sterling Silver Trophy Julep Cups, Kentucky, mid-20th century, Mark Screace, maker, each with an engraved inscription "Irdell Trophy" from various years of kennel club competition, ht. 3 3/4 in., approx. 32.6 troy oz.
The Estate of Walter F. Goodman.
Estimate $500-700

Each with scatted minor dents and pin-prick dents to surface, footrims slightly out of round for several cups (fairly unobtrusive). One cup with bubbling to silver surface to underside.


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

Walter F. Goodman, Atomic physics, Goodman, Jewellery, Julep, Matter, Silver, Silversmithing, Sterling silver, Trophy

Departments

Specialists