Live Auction

March 2024: Day One

Thu, Mar 14, 2024 11:00AM EDT
Lot 90

Whiting Manufacturing Company (American) Sterling Silver Commemorative Cup, Ca. 1870, H 13.5" Dia. 5" 27.58t oz

Estimate: $400 - $600

Bid Increments

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$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
Impressed "Sterling". Mermaid stem holding coral branches supporting cup engraved: 'PRESENTED TO Charles Schulenburg by His Employees - Detroit Dec. 7th 1875' with monogram 'CS' engraved to the cup. Dome form base. Bearing signature branding, style number (112 A), and hallmarks to the underside. Circa 1870. Total weight: 27.58 troy ounces. Provenance: Collection of James A. Brescoll, Bloomfield Hills, MI.


When viewed under natural light, minor dimples and dings were observed throughout the cup and base. When viewed under natural light, no losses or notable demerits were observed. 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.