A George V sterling silver gilt  covered two-handled trophy cup: The Salford Corporation Tramway Challenge Cup maker's mark erased, Sheffield, 1913
Lot 1078
A George V sterling silver gilt covered two-handled trophy cup: The Salford Corporation Tramway Challenge Cup maker's mark erased, Sheffield, 1913
US$ 8,000 - 12,000
£5,000 - 7,500

Lot Details
A George V sterling silver gilt  covered two-handled trophy cup: The Salford Corporation Tramway Challenge Cup maker's mark erased, Sheffield, 1913
A George V sterling silver gilt covered two-handled trophy cup: The Salford Corporation Tramway Challenge Cup
maker's mark erased, Sheffield, 1913
The spreading cover surmounted by a Classical maiden representing Victory, above an urn-form body with acanthus capped reeded C-scroll handles, with central reserve inscribed "Salford Corporation Tramway / Employees / Social & Athletic Society / The Alderman Linsley / Challenge Cup 1914", over and enameled plaque of the company's coat-of-arms, above a stepped, spreading foot, weight approximately 186oz troy.
height 34in (86cm); width 17 1/2in (44.5cm)
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