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AN ELIZABETH II GOLD TUMBLER-CUP

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Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000
ca. US$3,122 - US$4,684
Price realised:  £4,375
ca. US$6,830
Lot number 262, Views: 52

AN ELIZABETH II GOLD TUMBLER-CUP
MARK OF LESLIE DURBIN, LONDON, 1963, 18CT
AN ELIZABETH II GOLD TUMBLER-CUP MARK OF LESLIE DURBIN, LONDON, 1963, 18CT Plain cylindrical, engraved in Latin with a presentation inscription, marked near rim 2 3/8 in. (6 cm.) diameter 3.8 oz. (119 gr.) The inscription translates as 'To his dearest wife, who for 36 years has blessed him with the greatest joy and the greatest love, now with a grateful heart Humphrey Noble CMW dedicates this cup made from gold and as it were the mirror of a golden life.'

Informations about the auction
Auction house: Christie's
Title: An Iberian Private Collection Part II: Furniture, Silver, Jewellery, Paintings, European, Chinese & Islamic Ceramics
Date of the auction: 9 Dec 2011
Address: Christie's
9 December 2011, London, King Street