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    Sale 2091

    Important American Silver

    17 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 131

    A SILVER-PLATED YACHTING TROPHY

    MARK OF REED & BARTON, TAUNTON, MA, CIRCA 1894

    Price Realised  

    A SILVER-PLATED YACHTING TROPHY
    MARK OF REED & BARTON, TAUNTON, MA, CIRCA 1894
    The trophy cup on pedestal foot with vine and brickwork frieze and applied with a dolphin, the lower body with brickwork frieze and applied with pullies and rope, the cup engraved on one side with two ships in a shaped cartouche, the other side engraved with presentation inscription, the cup with two wreath-clad handles and applied with anchors and lines, the domed cover with brickwork frieze and baluster finial, marked under base
    16½ in. high
    Inscription: Presented by Sleeper's Eye Cigar Co., to the Winthrop Yacht Club Won by Yacht Caribou, June 23, 1894


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