Description

    A BLACK, STARR & FROST SILVER AND SILVER GILT LOVING CUP GOLF TROPHY, New York, New York, circa 1900
    Marks: BLACK, STARR & FROST, STERLING 925-1000
    13-3/4 inches high (34.9 cm)
    138.27 troy ounces

    The undulating baluster-form cup with spiraling lobes, flared lip above an applied band of three satyr masks and grapevines, handle issuing from each mask terminating in grape cluster, inscribed above grapevine edge of foot BERKSHIRE COUNTY SENIOR GOLF ASSOCIATION - INDIVIDUAL CHAMPION - LOW NET - 54 HOLES (3 SUMMER TOURNAMENTS), inscribed to underside with yearly tournament winners from 1955 to 1998, silver gilt to interior. The Berkshire Country Senior Golf Association Tournament is played to this day at the Wahconah Country Club, Dalton, Massachusetts.


    Estimate: $10,000 - $15,000.

    Condition Report*:

    Indent to one of the handels, small pin dents to the other handles, otherwise with surface scratches commensurate with age.

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    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Hollowware/Pottery/Glass, Large (view shipping information)

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2014
    6th Thursday
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