A Victorian large twin handled presentation cup by Stokes & Ireland Ltd., Birmingham 1893  (2)
Lot 277
A Victorian large twin handled presentation cup by Stokes & Ireland Ltd., Birmingham 1893 (2)
Sold for £2,000 (US$ 3,361) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A Victorian large twin handled presentation cup
by Stokes & Ireland Ltd., Birmingham 1893
On spread circular foot with reeded rim, the lower body gadrooned, the looped handles with beaded central band and stylised acanthus leaf terminal, with presentation inscription, the large base with eighteen shield plaques to circumference, engraved with winners names 1893-1957, height to top of handle 49.4cm, weight 65.7oz. (2)

Footnotes

  • The presentation inscription reads;
    Football Challenge Cup presented by General Sir William Parke R.C.B. to the 1st Battalion Seaforth Highlanders (Ross-shire buffs:the Duke of Albany's) on his appointment as Colonel of the regiment. August 1893.
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