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A Victorian Silver Covered Flagon Race Trophy, Daniel Houle & Christian Houle, London, 1860
Estimate
10,00012,000
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144
A Victorian Silver Covered Flagon Race Trophy, Daniel Houle & Christian Houle, London, 1860
Estimate
10,00012,000
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Details & Cataloguing

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A Victorian Silver Covered Flagon Race Trophy, Daniel Houle & Christian Houle, London, 1860

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


height 13 5/8 in.
34.6cm
69oz 12dwt
2165g
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Catalogue Note

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.

Important English and European Furniture, Silver, Porcelain and Carpets

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