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    Sale 2091

    Important American Silver

    17 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 202

    THE SORORITY SILVER TROPHY CUP AND A SILVER TROPHY JULEP CUP: WON BY AFFECTIONATELY**

    THE SORORITY CUP MARK OF CARTIER, NEW YORK, CIRCA 1962; THE MINT JULEP CUP MARK OF MARK J. SCEARCE, SHELBYVILLE, KY, CIRCA 1965

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    THE SORORITY SILVER TROPHY CUP AND A SILVER TROPHY JULEP CUP: WON BY AFFECTIONATELY**
    THE SORORITY CUP MARK OF CARTIER, NEW YORK, CIRCA 1962; THE MINT JULEP CUP MARK OF MARK J. SCEARCE, SHELBYVILLE, KY, CIRCA 1965
    The Sorority cup of vase form with side handles, with applied dancing female figures near base, body engraved with inscription, Monmouth Park, 1962, marked on base; the mint julep cup, cylindrical form with beaded borders, body engraved with inscription The Claiburne, 1965, marked on base; together with various trophies, all won by Affectionately; a silver ice bucket, Ensko, circa 1964, circular tub form, with two side handles and liner, body engraved with inscription The Vosburgh, 1964, marked on base and liner; a silver cocktail shaker, Currier & Roby, New York, circa 1962, of tapering cylindrical form, body engraved with inscription The Spinaway, 1962, marked on base; silver-plated water pitcher, baluster form on circular pedestal base, the handle with ivory insulators, engraving applied on base with inscription The Distaff, 1965, apparently unmarked; a silver water pitcher, Currier & Roby, New York, circa 1965, bulging cylindrical form, body engraved with inscription Top Flight, 1965, marked on base; a silver trophy bowl, Ensko, circa 1964, circular with gadrooned rim, center engraved with inscription The Interborough, 1964, marked on reverse; a silver trophy plate, Ensko, circa 1962, shaped octagonal, engraved with inscription The Astoria, 1962, marked on reverse; a silver salver, Ensko and Currier & Roby, circa 1962, shaped circular, center engraved with inscription The Fashion, 1962, marked on reverse; a silver salver, Currier & Roby, New York, circa 1965, circular, center engraved with inscription The Vagrancy, 1965, marked on reverse; a silver-plated tray, Federal Silver Co., circa 1964, shaped circular, two panels in center engraved with inscription The Sport Page Handicap; a pair of silver-plated ice tongs, of typical form; a silver-plated pierced basket, oval, center engraved with coat-of-arms, engraved plate applied on base with inscription The Correction, 1965, apparently unmarked
    The Sorority cup 10½ in. (26.8 cm.) high; 217 oz. weighable silver (13)


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