The Meadow Brook Steeplechase was the most famous in America from the late 19th century until the outbreak of WWII. Held on Long Island, New York and they have since began the tradition again and the Steeplechase tradition continues. Standing over 11 inches in height & 10 inches in length.
This one of a kind Solid Sterling Steeplechase Horse & Jockey Trophy is a true collector's piece. The base is solid marble base and rider together weigh 12.5 lbs. The rider and silver base was gently removed from the marble base and weighed, and comes in at an amazing 102 troy ounces of solid sterling silver. (Not weighted, it's SOLID Sterling).
The piece is hallmarked on the front plate as well as the rider base as shown, made by Richard Comyns in London 1932. This is an estate family fresh piece that is part of a large. Equestrian, Horse Racing & Steeplechase Silver trophy collection we will be bringing you. Please see Meadow Brook Steeplechase Association with more info about the events. There is also a lot of historical information on the Meadow Brook Cup on the web.This is truly a center piece for your collection or trophy room!!! The item "Very Rare Solid Sterling MEADOWBROOK CUP 1933 Steeplechase Trophy" is in sale since Sunday, October 6, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (.925)\Other Antique Sterling Silver". The seller is "e-bidiot" and is located in Providence, Rhode Island.
This item can be shipped to United States.