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Antique English Auto Car Club Race Sport Trophy Bowl 1962 Silverplate Lancashire

Antique English Auto Car Club Race Sport Trophy Bowl 1962 Silverplate Lancashire

$ 635.00

~~Geaux Vintage Antiques ~~

 

Antique English Auto Car Club Race Sport Trophy Bowl 1962 Silver-plate Lancashire

 

~Direct from England~

~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 don’t know anything of the name’s origin)~

~The bowl has gorgeous fruit & foliage trim around the edge as well as it’s 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:

 

THE DOROTHY GALE BOWL

 

Plaque on the lower wood base is engraved:

 

Presented by the President to

The LANCASHIRE & CHESHIRE CAR CLUB

For ANNUAL COMPETITION at RACE MEETINGS

1962

 

~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  “E.P. on Copper” which is electroplate over copper.  Also marked “Viners, LTD, Made in Sheffield, England, reproduction of Old Sheffield Plate”~

 

Measurements:

7.5”height to top of insert x 9.5” diameter bowl;

4.5”height 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!

PLEASE SHOP OUR STORE and feel free to email with any questions!

 

Shipping:

Professional packaging and shipping on this item will be $35.00. (Lower 48 states only).    Professionally prepared for shipment by UPS/FedEx  with CUSTOMIZED PACKAGING, fully insured and delivered PROMPTLY AND DIRECTLY to your door by UPS (or FedEx).

 

Condition:

This item is in good condition for its age, with normal signs of age and use, dings, scratches, and other imperfections  Dents, dings, scratches, as to be expected.   I always provide multiple photos that should be considered as an integral part of the description and I encourage you to email me with any questions you might have prior to making a purchase.  Please keep in mind antique furniture should be purchased for its uniqueness, higher quality material and craftsmanship and antique patina, charm and character….NOT for like-new condition!!!

 

Geaux Vintage Antiques has a large inventory of French, English and European antique furniture, as well as an outstanding selection of antique home décor…

 

 …”with all that, why Geaux anywhere else?”…

 

 


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