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    Sale 2091

    Important American Silver

    17 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 218

    A GROUP OF SILVER HORSE TROPHIES

    VARIOUS MAKERS, 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GROUP OF SILVER HORSE TROPHIES
    VARIOUS MAKERS, 20TH CENTURY
    Comprising a silver bowl, Schofield Co., circa 1962, circular with ribbed rim, center engraved with inscription The Maryland Futurity, Laurel, 1962, Won by Dr. Giddings, marked on reverse; a silver two-handled trophy cup, mark of RE, London, 1958, baluster form on stepped octagonal foot, removable cover of conforming decoration with urn finial, two side leaf-capped side handles, body engraved with inscription The International Steeplechase, 1959, Won by Basil Bee, marked on body and cover; a silver bowl, Gorham, circa 1956, on circular pedestal foot, one side applied with GNYA emblem, both sides engraved with inscription The Saratoga Handicap, 1956, Won by Paper Tiger, marked on base; a silver bowl, Peter Guille, New York, circa 1944, circular, engraved with inscription The Wanquepin, Won by Muffled Drums, Emmet Roberts Up, marked on reverse
    The Schofield bowl 10¼ in. (26 cm.) diameter, two-handled trophy cup 8½ in. (21.5 cm.) high; 96 oz. 10 dwt. (3014 gr.) (4)


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