tapered cylindrical on domed base, chased in high relief with scrolls, flowers and grapes on matted ground, one side engraved with presentation inscription, hinged cover with fully modeled horse finial
marked right of handle and cover, finial unmarked
The inscription reads : RUGBY HUNT CUP. won by Honble W. Dorth's ANTELOPE. March 1863"
A pitcher of this model by D. & C. Houle, with variant chasing to the body, was the prize in the Grand National of 1859 and is illustrated by John Culme, Nineteenth-Century Silver, p. 166.
Please call 1-800-555-5555 to order a print catalog for this sale.
Online Registration to Bid is Closed for this Sale. Would you like to watch the live sale?Watch Live Sale