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    Sale 2091

    Important American Silver

    17 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 205

    A GOLD AND A SILVER HORSE FIGURE: WON BY SEARCHING AND ADMIRING

    MARK OF SHREVE & CO., SAN FRANCISCO, CIRCA 1964

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    A GOLD AND A SILVER HORSE FIGURE: WON BY SEARCHING AND ADMIRING
    MARK OF SHREVE & CO., SAN FRANCISCO, CIRCA 1964
    Each formed as a stylized openwork galloping horse, set on a wood pedestal with an inscription, marked on base, also marked 14k; smaller silver example, set on a wood pedestal with an inscription, the gold trophy marked on base, the silver trophy apparently unmarked
    The gold figure 14¼ in. (36.3 cm.) long, 10¾ in. (27.4 cm.) high
    The gold plaque inscription: Arlington Washington Lassie Stakes 1964, won by Admiring, dk.b or bro. f. 2, Hail to Reason--Searching, Owner--Ethel D. Jacobs, Trainer--Hirsch Jacobs, Jockey--Bill Hartack, Gross Value--$247,815 To Winner--$82,815

    The silver plaque inscription: Arlington Washington Lassie Stakes 1964, won by Admiring, Owner--Ethel D. Jacobs, Trainer--Hirsch Jacobs, Jockey--Bill Hartack, Gross Value--$247,815 To Winner--$82,815 (2)


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