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    A TIFFANY SILVER TROPHY CUP AND AMERICAN KENNEL CLUB MEDALLION
    Tiffany & Co., New York, New York, circa 1877
    Marks: TIFFANY & CO., MAKERS STERLING SILVER, 4728 5156, 925-1000, M
    9-5/8 inches high (24.4 cm)
    19.4 troy ounces

    The trophy cup with two repoussé handles, acid-etched dog decoration to center, together with an American Kennel Club medallion inscribed WESTMINSTER KENNEL CLUB BENCH SHOW, 1883 and to the reverse AWARDED TO RODNEY BENSON'S ST. BERNARD BONVARD, CHAMPION.


    Condition Report*: With a small dent from the interior if the trophy to the lower back quadrant, surface scratches commensurate with age. Nicks along border and edge of medallion.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2012
    11th Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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