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Transvaal Scottish Regiment Sterling Silver Art Deco Trophy - Mappin & Webb     Order Form     Request more information
Reference: S11398
Period: George VI
Year: 1937
Silversmith: Mappin and Webb
Place: Sheffield
Price: R 4 750.00
Weight: 101 grams
Dimensions: 11.8 cm excluding stand
Condition: Excellent.

Description: An Art Deco Sterling silver trophy, beautifully engraved with the crest of the Transvaal Scottish Regiment, and unusually for Regimental silver, in excellent condition. The trophy stands on its original wooden base, with circular plaque with makers mark Mappin & Webb. The trophy is small but beautifully proportioned, with Art Deco handles. The engraving is also very crisp and clear, the hallmarks are also clearly visible. The Transvaal Scottish Regiment was established in 1902 at the end of the Anglo Boer war by John Murray, 7th Duke of Atholl, original members were Scottish volunteers. They served with distinction in both World Wars, including El Alamein. They still exist today, but in 2019 were renamed the Solomon Mahlangu Regiment, to reflect South Africa's freedom struggle. The regiment still wears Murray of Atholl Regimental tartan.
Transvaal Scottish Regiment Sterling Silver Art Deco Trophy - Mappin & Webb
Transvaal Scottish Regiment Sterling Silver Art Deco Trophy

Transvaal Scottish Regiment Sterling Silver Art Deco Trophy - Mappin & Webb
Sterling Silver Art Deco Trophy back

Transvaal Scottish Regiment Sterling Silver Art Deco Trophy - Mappin & Webb
Transvaal Scottish Regiment Sterling Silver trophy with wooden base

Transvaal Scottish Regiment Sterling Silver Art Deco Trophy - Mappin & Webb
Mappin & Webb wooden trophy base

Transvaal Scottish Regiment Sterling Silver Art Deco Trophy - Mappin & Webb
Mappin & Webb Sheffield 1937 silver hallmarks

Transvaal Scottish Regiment Sterling Silver Art Deco Trophy - Mappin & Webb
Transvaal Scottish Regiment silver trophy, scale

Transvaal Scottish Regiment Sterling Silver Art Deco Trophy - Mappin & Webb
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