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    Sale 2091

    Important American Silver

    17 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 135

    A FINE SILVER YACHT TROPHY

    MARK OF TIFFANY & CO., NEW YORK, 1870-1875

    Price Realised  

    A FINE SILVER YACHT TROPHY
    MARK OF TIFFANY & CO., NEW YORK, 1870-1875
    Bowl on stepped circular base, base with a frieze of anchor and seaweed supported by four bracket feet with rosettes and reed and tie border, the stem with two figures of sailors at a wheel, the circular bowl with anchor and seaweed frieze above a reed and tie border, marked on base
    16¾ in. high; 115 oz. 10 dwt.


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR, PROCEEDS FROM THE SALE TO BENEFIT THE NATIONAL TRUST FOR HISTORIC PRESERVATION*