Base-loaded, the vase with finely chased shells and leafage throughout, all on a subtly chased swirl texture ground the vase accompanied by a sterling silver dish engraved with MRS WILLIAM P ROTH / 45TH ANNIVERSARY AS A DIRECTOR, Pegasus medallion to the center reads AMERICAN HORSE SHOWS ASSOCIATION INC also accompanied by the Butterfield Butterfield auction catalogue this piece was purchased from.
The vase marked S in shield, bell, s in shield, SHREVE CO, STERLING, SAN FRANCISCO / BASE LOADED the dish marked LAMBERT COVENTRY STREET LONDON / H.L. in shield, lion passant, lion head, r(1912).
Approximate overall weight including dish and weighted base: 2,216 grams. Approximate dimensions: Vase 22 1/2 high x 7 3/8 inches diameter, dish 6 1/8 inches diameter..
Provenance: This vase was purchased from the Butterfield Butterfield Filoli: The Property of Lurline B. Roth auction, lot 722, Sale no. 2877, March 1975. It has been with the same owner since then.
Condition: Very light wear overall, some tarnish.
Auction Date: October 15, 2021