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An early twentieth century large American silver trophy cup, the tapered body with presentation inscription, twin handles and standing on a circular footed base with stepped border. Maker's mark for Gorham, marked sterling A9195 6 3/4 Pint, W.M. Wise & Son Brooklyn, U.S.A. Height measuring 14 inches (36 cm), weight 41.9 ozt (1306 grams).'Commemorating a Visit to Brooklyn to Dedicate the Harteau Memorial to the Marquis de Lafayette May 10, 1917'Presented by the Citizens of Brooklyn to Rene Viviani Citizen of France'
The lot displays general scratches, marks wear and tarnishing commensurate with the age and use. Minor dents and bumps.