18 May 2007
A GOLD TROPHY MUG
MARK OF WAKELY AND WHEELER, LONDON, 1961, 9CT
Baluster and on a spreading foot, with leaf-capped scroll handle, engraved with an inscription, marked underneath
5½ in. (13.9 cm.) high
16.5 oz. (514 gr.)
The inscription reads 'THE PINT TANKARD Presented by VAUX BREWERIES To the Winner of the 1¾ MILE HANDICAP Value L.12,500 AT REDCAR on 1st August 1961'
The Estate of Sir Victor Sassoon, Bt., G.B.E. and Lady Sassoon;
Christie's, New York, 3 December 1998, lot 96.
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