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    A John Wendt Partial Gilt Silver Medallion Cup, New York, New York, circa 1860
    Marks: 925/1000 (in shield)
    3-3/4 inches high (9.5 cm)
    9.66 troy ounces

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF DR. & MRS. HAROLD EKLUND, DES MOINES, IOWA

    The cup with a D-form handle and chased floral and shell decoration surround circular cartouches to either side, an applied Mercury medallion to front, a blank cartouche with a chased foliate border directly across from the handle, stepped waist, beaded border above the circular foot, silver gilt to the interior.


    Condition Report*: Minor pin dents and scuffing to the underside, otherwise with surface scratches commensurate with age.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2015
    12th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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