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    Sale 2091

    Important American Silver

    17 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 177

    A GOLD TROPHY CUP: SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO HANDICAP, WON BY PROMISED LAND

    MARK OF SHREVE & CO., SAN FRANCISCO, CIRCA 1958

    Price Realised  

    A GOLD TROPHY CUP: SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO HANDICAP, WON BY PROMISED LAND
    MARK OF SHREVE & CO., SAN FRANCISCO, CIRCA 1958
    14k, on circular gadrooned foot, with two scrolling leaf-capped handles, one side of body engraved with inscription, the other side of body engraved with San Juan Capistrano Handicap and coat-of-arms, marked on base
    7 in. (17.8 cm.) high; 44 oz. (1377 gr.)
    The inscription: March 11, 1958, One and Three-Quarter Miles on the Turf, Won by Promised Land, Mrs. Ethel D. Jacobs-Owner, Hirsch Jacobs-Trainer, Ismael Valenzuela-Jockey, Time-2:52:0


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    Promised Land was sired by Palestinian and born in 1954.