Sterling Silver 'Tennis' Presentation Trophy - Vintage George VI

GBP 875.00

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Object Description

A fine and impressive vintage George VI English sterling silver presentation trophy in the form of a tennis player; an addition to our diverse presentation silverware collection

This fine vintage George VI sterling silver presentation piecehas a circular waisted form to a circular domed spreading base.

The surface of the cup is plain and unembellished.

This vintage tennis trophy is fitted with three sweeping handles with a leaf decorated upper terminal and bifurcating lower terminals conjoining the body to the base.

The base is surmounted with a cast sterling silver ornament modelled in the form of a male tennis player completing a backhand swing.

The model is embellished with impressive cast details reproducing the fine details of the player’s attire, tennis racket and anatomical features.

This impressive sporting antique is fitted to the original turned painted wood presentation plinth; if required this plinth could be fitted with a bespoke sterling silver presentation plaque suitable for a personal engraved inscription.

Dimensions
Height on plinth 12.5cm/4.9″
Height 9.3cm/3.7″
Diameter 7.2cm/2.8″
Diameter of base of plinth 6.3cm/2.5″

Object History

Maker: Joseph Gloster Ltd
Date: 1948
Origin: Birmingham, England

Object Literature

WORLDWIDE POSTAGE/SHIPPING

FREE OF CHARGE to all customers – including national and international deliveries.

Dispatch is either the same or next working day once a payment is received.

INSURANCE IN TRANSIT

Insurance cover is provided FREE OF CHARGE for items up to the value of £30,000.

All items are fully insured and sent at the risk of AC Silver.

Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase

Object Condition

This vintage tennis trophy is a very good gauge of silver, excellent quality and in excellent condition.

This impressive piece has been professionally polished and is in presentation condition.

Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the base are all very clear.

Object Details

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35b St Georges Terrace
Jesmond
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
Tyne and Wear
UK
NE2 2SU

Tel: +44 (0) 191 240 2645

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