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    Sale 2091

    Important American Silver

    17 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 195

    A GEORGE III IRISH SILVER TWO-HANDLED TROPHY CUP AND A GEORGE III SILVER TWO-HANDLED TROPHY CUP: WON BY FLAG RAISER

    THE IRISH CUP MARK OF MATTHEW WEST, DUBLIN, 1792; THE TWO-HANDLED CUP MARK OF JAMES STAMP, LONDON, 1778

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE III IRISH SILVER TWO-HANDLED TROPHY CUP AND A GEORGE III SILVER TWO-HANDLED TROPHY CUP: WON BY FLAG RAISER
    THE IRISH CUP MARK OF MATTHEW WEST, DUBLIN, 1792; THE TWO-HANDLED CUP MARK OF JAMES STAMP, LONDON, 1778
    The Irish cup of bell shape, body engraved with crest, with two scrolling leaf-capped side handles, plaque with engraved inscription applied to base, marked near rim; the two-handled cup of urn form, body with beaded mid-rib, two side handles with beaded contours, removable domed cover with beaded borders and finial, inside of cover with applied plaque engraved with inscription, marked on body; together with a silver coffee pot, Currier & Roby, New York, circa 1965, of tapering cylindrical form, body engraved with inscription, marked on reverse; a three-handled cup, Gorham, circa 1967, baluster form, body engraved with inscription, marked on base; a silver cocktail shaker, Currier & Roby, New York, circa 1965, tapering cylindrical, with removable cover and spout cover with chain, body engraved with inscription, marked on reverse; a silver cocktail shaker, marked sterling; a silver pitcher, Currier & Roby, New York, circa 1965, of globular form, body engraved with inscription, marked on base; a modern trophy bowl, fluted circular, on base with applied plaque engraved with inscription, marked on reverse; a Sheffield-plated vegetable tureen and liner, base applied with engraved inscription, apparently unmarked; a Sheffield-plated hot water urn, urn form on square base, body engraved with crest, with wood spigot, cover applied with engraved inscription, apparently unmarked
    The Irish cup 6¾ in. (17.2 cm.) high; 202 oz. gross weight (10)


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    See lot 193 for information on Flag Raiser.