20thC English Art Deco Large Solid Silver 'H.M The Kings Cup' c.1932
Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
Antique 20th Century English Art Deco solid silver monumental trophy cup and cover, shaped as a cocktail glass, the lid, stem and base decorated with stylised laurel leaves, sides applied with beautifully modelled twin cast Pegasus handles, the lid decorated with masks and mounted with a cast racing horse finial. Engraved 'H.M The King's Cup, Alexandria, 1932, Won By Baron Empain's "Gracchus". Baron Empain is a title of nobility of the Kingdom of Belgium. The title was created in 1907 by Leopol...