Description

    A Rare Oversized James Dixon and Sons Silver-Plated Mercedes Trophy Flask with Tiffany & Co. Silver Oil Can
    Maker unknown, early 20th century and later
    Marks: (various)
    12-5/8 h x 8 w x 2-3/8 d inches (32.1 x 20.3 x 6.0 cm) (larger, flask)

    Property from the Estate of Charles Schalebaum

    The lot comprising:
    Large flask engraved with racing scene to front signed to cartouche E. Montaut (Ernest Montaut, French 1879-1909) and engraved Jenatzy sur Mercedes, Vainqueur de la Coupe, Gordon Bennett - 1903, fluid capacity of 128 ounces;
    Tiffany & Co. sterling oil can (3-7/8 inches high), (1.28 troy ounces).


    Condition Report*:

    Errant scratching, pin dents, and scuffing to flask, some wear to shoulders to flask, scattered light dimples to flask, errant nicking, with wear commensurate with age, polishing, and use. Heritage does not guarantee watertightness of flasks.

    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

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