A HALLMARKED SILVER ENGLISH TROPHY BY CARRINGTON & CO. LONDON
Weight : 1.690 kgs Size : 9.5 x 11.5 x 7.5 in
Rs. 1,75,000 - 2,25,000
(Inclusive 15% margin)
A majestic English silver trophy cup dating back to the early 20th century. The cover of the trophy is executed with a beautiful leaf motif and a similar pattern also circumvents the base of the trophy. The centre section features elaborate repoussé work and finely crafted handles of the trophy feature two lady figurines. Manufactured by Carrington & Co. in 1903, this antique trophy was a wedding present to Gerald Roberts Esq. by the officers of the 7th Queen’s Own Hussars, QOH. London based Carrington & Co was granted Royal Warrants by Queen Victoria, Prince Albert, Edward VII, and George V, as well as Russian royalty.
This lot is over one hundred years old or National Art Treasure, cannot be exported out of India as per Antiques and Art Treasures Act, 1972. (payment only in Indian Rupees)