Premium pages left without account:

Auction Pricedatabase

Auction: SPORTING ART AND RELATED EPHEMERA
was auctioned on: 29 October 2008
Upcoming auctions Auction Pricedatabase

The Naas Autumn Cup, 1949. A Victorian

Archive
Estimate: €5,000 - €8,000
ca. US$6,661 - US$10,657
Price realised:  €6,000
ca. US$7,993
Lot number 19, Views: 3

The Naas Autumn Cup, 1949. A Victorian amphora shaped presentation cup of large proportions, by Elkington & Co. Ltd, Birmingham 1862. The finial cast in high relief in the form of Neptune with streaming hair standing in an open shell and with his trident plunged into a matrix of frothing waves from which four rearing sea horses emerge. This above a circular band of wrythen fluted waves with curling tops above a frieze of acorn motifs to the rim. The base having rope twist motifs enclosing flutes interposed with scrolling scallop shells, and flanked by twin wreath handles held aloft by a pair of Tritons and raised on a knopped stem and circular spreading foot. 40cm high, 35cm diameter. The Naas Autumn Cup, 1949. A Victorian amphora shaped presentation cup of large proportions, by Elkington & Co. Ltd, Birmingham 1862. The finial cast in high relief in the form of Neptune with streaming hair standing in an open shell and with his trident plunged into a matrix of frothing waves from which four rearing sea horses emerge. This above a circular band of wrythen fluted waves with curling tops above a frieze of acorn motifs to the rim. The base having rope twist motifs enclosing flutes interposed with scrolling scallop shells, and flanked by twin wreath handles held aloft by a pair of Tritons and raised on a knopped stem and circular spreading foot. 40cm high, 35cm diameter.

Informations about the auction
Auction house: Adams's
Title: SPORTING ART AND RELATED EPHEMERA
Date of the auction: 29 Oct 2008
Address: Adams's
St Stephens Green 26
D02 X665 Dublin 2
Ireland
[email protected] · +353-1-6760261)