Description

    A Monumental Great Western Lincoln Park Gun Club Silver-Plated Trophy, circa 1945
    Marks: WALLACE TROPHY
    37-1/4 inches high x 14-1/2 inches wide (94.6 x 36.8 cm) (including base)

    Property from the Estate of Charles Schalebaum

    The lidded trophy surmounted by classical figure, arms outstretched bearing laureate wreath, campana urn-form body with two handles, body engraved GREAT WESTERN, FIVE MAN TEAM CHAMPIONSHIP TROPHY, LINCOLN PARK GUN CLUB, CHICAGO, also engraved with award dates from 1957-1977, acanthus and swag decoration to standard and base, black lacquered base with award plates to circumference spanning 1941-1966


    Condition Report*:

    Errant and varying degrees of pin denting and waviness to body, engraved plaque missing from border to body, rubbing and plate loss to plaques to wooden base with complete obliteration of plating to one, large crease at footed base of trophy, errant and varying degrees of nicking and scratching to wooden base, base missing bolt to affix trophy, lid of trophy with warping to rim flanges, with wear commensurate with age, polishing, and use.

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

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2017
    22nd-25th Friday-Monday
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