May 12, 2018 09:00 AM EDT Asheville, North Carolina


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Sterling Cigarette Case Steeplechase Trophy

American, mid 20th century, rectangular center with slid button opening sides, side with steeplechase horse scenes, top button with enameled horse head, gilt interior with open work hinged holding bar, top inscribed “William B. Street Steeplechase/United Hunts Racing Association/July 4th 1942/Piping Rock Club/won by        /owned by     /ridden by     “, base with inset green marble, marks for Black Starr & Frost and maker Gorham, 4 x 8-3/4 x 2-3/4 in.

Provenance:The Estate of Elizabeth Dunn Clark, Springfield Farm, Middleburg, Virginia

Condition:

missing one nut on base, light scratches and wear

Estimate: $400 - $800
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$1,188
05/12/2018

 

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