Trophy cup: VI Concorso Internazionale Eleganza Automobile [VI International Competition Automobile Elegance]

 
Trophy cup: VI Concorso Internazionale Eleganza Automobile [VI International Competition Automobile Elegance]
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  • Title :     Trophy cup: VI Concorso Internazionale Eleganza Automobile [VI International Competition Automobile Elegance]
  • Artist:     Giacomo Ravasco Gioiellie Maker
  • Accession:     84.9.9 a,b
  • Country:     Italy
  • Date:     1934
  • Dimensions:     Inches 8-3/4 3-3/8 3-1/4 Dimensions, overall Inches 8-1/8 3-3/8 3-1/4 Dimensions, cup (a) Inches 3/4 3-1/4 diameter Dimensions, lid (b), Centimeters 22.2 8.6 8.3 Dimensions, overall Centimeters 20.6 8.6 8.3 Dimensions, cup (a) Centimeters 1.9 8.3 diameter Dimensions, lid (b)
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Collection Theme:     Travel, Transportation, and Tourism
  • Subject:     Automobiles , Metal/Metal Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     84.9.9.JPG
  • Tags:     Travel, Transportation, and Tourism~Decorative Arts and Furniture
Description:
First place metal trophy cup with lid mounted on square brown marble base with applied inscription plates on opposite sides; cup has circular base with decorative gadrooning at bottom and top of stem; goblet-like cup with parcel-gilt interior and applied enameled insignia; lid with parcel-gilt interior and rounded button finial made of sodalite or lapis. a: cup, b: lid