American 20th century patinated bronze and silver death mask of Becky Broom Hill
Lot 88
American 20th century patinated bronze and silver death mask of Becky Broom Hill
Sold for US$ 8,750 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
American 20th century patinated bronze and silver death mask of Becky Broom Hill
Fitted with a silver lining to make it a stirrup cup and mounted on a wooden base set with silver swags and escutcheons
cup 6 1/2 x 13 in. (16.5 x 33.0 cm.) overall 14 x 13 in. ( 35.6 x 33.0 cm.)

Footnotes

  • Becky Broom Hill was a legendary Pointer in America during the first quarter of the 20th century. Whelped in May of 1918 from the British import Broomhill Dan, she went on to become a three time National Field Trial Champion winning in 1922, 1923 and 1925. By the time she was retired, she had garnered 34 wins for her owner Louis Lee Haggin of Mount Brilliant Farms, Lexington, KY.
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