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    Sale 2091

    Important American Silver

    17 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 215

    A SILVER TWO-HANDLED TROPHY CUP AND A SILVER-PLATED VEGETABLE TUREEN: WON BY PROMISED LAND

    THE CUP MARK OF SCHOFIELD CO., BALTIMORE, CIRCA 1958

    Price Realised  

    A SILVER TWO-HANDLED TROPHY CUP AND A SILVER-PLATED VEGETABLE TUREEN: WON BY PROMISED LAND
    THE CUP MARK OF SCHOFIELD CO., BALTIMORE, CIRCA 1958
    The cup of inverted bell form, with two side handles, body engraved with racing scene and inscription, Memorial Handicap, March 29-1958, Won by Promised Land, marked on base; with a silver-plated entree dish, stand and cover, circular, on gadrooned stand, base engraved with inscription, The Lawrence Realization, 1957, Promised Land, apparently unmarked; together with a silver-gilt cup, Schofield Co., circa 1965, urn form, on square base engraved with inscription, marked on base; another silver-gilt cup, Schofield Co., circa 1957, very similar to previous one, on square marble base, engraved with inscription, marked on base; a silver-gilt trophy cup, Schofield Co., circa 1957, vase form on circular pedestal foot, with two large scrolling side handles, body engraved with inscription, marked on base; a silver trophy plate, Cartier, circa 1957, circular, engraved with inscription, marked on reverse; a silver bowl, Cheshire, circa 1957, circular, body engraved with inscription, marked on reverse; silver-plated trophy tray, Community, circa 1959, shaped rectangular with inscription, marked on reverse
    The cup 7½ in. (19 cm.) high; 105 oz. weighable silver (8)


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