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    Sale 2091

    Important American Silver

    17 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 210

    THREE GEORGIAN SILVER TROPHIES: WON BY STRAIGHT DEAL**

    VARIOUS MAKERS AND DATES

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    THREE GEORGIAN SILVER TROPHIES: WON BY STRAIGHT DEAL**
    VARIOUS MAKERS AND DATES
    Comprising a George II silver waiter, Phillips Garden, London, 1742, shaped circular on three hoof feet, with shell border, the field engraved with a coat-of-arms, reverse with applied inscription The Firenze Handicap, Aqueduct, 1966, a George II silver mug, TW overstriking another, London, 1783, baluster form, body engraved with a coat-of-arms, base applied with inscription The Top Flight, Aqueduct, 1967, a George III silver hot-water urn, ID overstriking another, London, 1795, of urn form on square pedestal base, two upswept handles and stained ivory spigot, the domed cover with urn finial, inside of cover engraved with inscription NYRA, The Ladies, Aqueduct, 1965, each marked on base and cover
    The waiter 9 in. (22.9 cm.) diameter, the hot water urn 13½ in. (34.4 cm.) high; 71 oz. 10 dwt. (2233 gr.) gross weight (3)


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