Live Auction

March 2024: Day One

Thu, Mar 14, 2024 11:00AM EDT
Lot 89

American & English Sterling Silver Loving Cups, Ca. 1930, H 9.5" W 4.5" L 8" 38.91t oz 4 pcs

Estimate: $600 - $900

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $5
$30 $10
$100 $25
$400 $50
$900 $100
$2,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$150,000 $10,000
The collection includes one Birmingham, England sterling silver trophy with date mark 'M' (1860) with croquet motif (H 6" x DIA 6"), one C.W. Warren & Company sterling silver trophy cup with 'Grosse Pointe Hunt Club Horse Show - October 9 and 10, 1914 - First Prize Middleweight Hunters - Presented by Mr. F. M. Ager' engraved to the cup (H 7.25" x DIA 5"), one International Sterling silver trophy cup with 'VICE-COMMODORE'S TROPHY 14TH ANNUAL ST. PETERSBURG - HABANA RACE - 1947' engraved to the cup (H 9.5" x W 4.5" x L 8"), and one Shreve & Co. sterling silver trophy cup with 'Arlington Park - Equipoise Mile of 1949' engraved to the rim (H 5" x DIA 5"). Total weight: 38.91 troy ounces. Provenance: Collection of James A. Brescoll, Bloomfield Hills, MI.


With faint dimples and nicks throughout the loving cups. When viewed under natural light, no losses or notable demerits were observed. The collection is monogrammed. | Please note all lots show signs of wear commensurate with age and use, and the lack of a statement regarding condition does not imply the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from defects or the effects of aging. Unless otherwise stated, all information provided is the opinion of DuMouchelles' specialists. Should you have any specific questions regarding the condition of this lot, please use the “Request Condition Report” or “Ask a Question” buttons or email conditions@dumoart.com.
Collection of James A. Brescoll, Bloomfield Hills, MI.