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2024 Winter Fine Art, Antiques & Jewelry (Day 1)

Sat, Jan 27, 2024 09:00AM EST
Lot 43

3 Silver Cups including "Best Fox Hound Puppy" Trophy Cup

Estimate: $400 - $500

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1st item: George III Sterling Cup with Victorian Hunt Presentation inscription, "Presented by N. Parry, Esq. to Mr. Henry Sworder of Hallingbury for walking the best Fox Hound Puppy for the Season, 1869", in cartouche, surrounded by repousse floral decoration. Hallmarks for London, 1775 (maker's mark rubbed). 5"H.

2nd item: Victorian sterling silver mug with tapering sides and flaring foot, engraved fern decoration. Not monogrammed. Hallmarked for Edward Charles Brown, 1874, London. Jas. Atchison Edinburgh retailer mark stamped to underside. 3 3/4"H.

3rd item: French First Standard silver cup with flared rim, engraved floral scroll decoration, gilt interior, and 5-generation presentation inscription, varying initials with dates 1864, 1882, 1916, 1943, and 1974. 3"H. Mid 19th century. Combined weight: 18.43 oz troy.


A few very tiny scattered dents, overall all items excellent condition.

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The estate of Hunter Kay, Franklin, Tennessee.