Overall: 10 7/8 x 7 1/8 in. ( 27.6 x 18.1 cm ) Silver Weight: 25 oz (troy) 11 dwt (795 g)
Wrought silver presentation trophy of the New York Fanciers Club; squat, globular cup with an applied repouss
Gift of Mr. Robert G. Goelet
Inscription: engraved on the cup: "AWARDED BY THE/ NEW YORK FANCIERS CLUB TO THE/ SOUTH SIDE SPORTSMEN'S CLUB/ OF LONG ISLAND, FOR THE/ BEST EXHIBITION OF LIVE TROUT/ JANUARY 23, 1884." in block letters Inscription: engraved on the pedestal: "PRESENTED BY/ JULES REYNAL." in block letters Mark: stamped on the base of the cup: "TIFFANY & Co/ MAKERS 3305/ STERLING SILVER/ 925-1000/ M" Engraving: bowl has side lip-band border of repousse and chased foliate wreath
This trophy was awarded by the New York Fancier's Club to the South Side Sportsmen's Club of Long Island for the best exhibition of live trout.
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