Antique English Auto Car Club Race Sport Trophy Bowl 1962 Silver-plate Lancashire. Just arrived in our most recent container, we have several of these one-of-a-kind English trophies that are brimming with provenance and.
The stories they could tell! This amazing bowl trophy was named the Dorothy Gale Bowl, (although I dont know anything of the names origin). The bowl has gorgeous fruit & foliage trim around the edge as well as its original removable insert that would be used when creating a floral arrangement in the bowl. THE LANCASHIRE & CHESHIRE CAR CLUB was formed in 1933, combining several smaller groups whose members were interested in competitive racing.
(You can Google the name and obtain more information). Actual bowl itself has a large engraving.
Plaque on the lower wood base is engraved. Presented by the President to. The LANCASHIRE & CHESHIRE CAR CLUB. For ANNUAL COMPETITION at RACE MEETINGS. Annual engraved round medallions surround the lower base, for years ranging from 1962 to 1997. Small rectangular plaques around part of the lower base edge. For years ranging from 1998 through 2007. Bottom of the bowl is marked. On Copper which is electroplate over copper. Also marked Viners, LTD, Made in Sheffield, England, reproduction of Old Sheffield Plate.
7.5height to top of insert x 9.5 diameter bowl. 4.5height of bowl only. NOTE: All of our antiques are direct from Europe. I personally select each item for the quality, design and unique characteristics that you will always find in our distinctive inventory at Geaux Vintage Antiques! This item is in good condition for its age, with normal signs of age and use, dings, scratches, and other imperfections.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Silverplate\Other Antique Silverplate". The seller is "geauxvintagegeaux" and is located in Shreveport, Louisiana.
This item can be shipped to United States.
- Age: 1900-1940
- Type: Bowl
- Composition: Silverplate
- Featured Refinements: Antique Trophy