Item 005/006 - The Sargeaunt Cup

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GB 2014 WS-04-TRO-005/006


The Sargeaunt Cup


  • c.1729 (Creation)

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1 Trophy

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(18th Century)

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Silversmith active in Dublin 1710-1720 and London 1720-1740. Apprenticed in 1703 to John Matthews, Warden of the Dublin Goldsmiths Co 1707-1710. Died c. 1740 and business continued by his widow Elizabeth until 1741.

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A two-handled cup, with applied fine mask strapwork, crested and inscribed Viro Dilectissimo Johanni Sargeaunt A.M. Regine Scholae Westmonasteriensis Per XXVIII Annos 1919, engraved on one side with the Westminster School arms and on the other with the arms of Sargeaunt. Maker's mark only.

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Height: 21cm Weight: 1.60kg

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GB 2014

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  • English


  • Latin


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