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AURUM Silver 'NEW FOREST' Goblet

(Code: Amnew)
AURUM Silver 'NEW FOREST' Goblet
  • AURUM Silver 'NEW FOREST' Goblet
  • AURUM Silver 'NEW FOREST' Goblet
  • AURUM Silver 'NEW FOREST' Goblet
London 1979

This one comes in original brown box with signed certificate, booklet, large photos and letters

This was the 28th  item of 59 made for John Sutherland-Hawes' Aurum Designs

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Engraved to base:

NUMBER 29 BY ORDER OF THE NEW FOREST NINTH CENTENARY TRUST THIS GOBLET HAS BEEN PRODUCED TO MARK THE 900TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE FOREST IN 1979

Certificate signed by Malmesbury, The Earl of Malmesbury T,D. Chairman of the Trustees

Edition of:                               500

Designer:                     Hector Miller & Tim Minett

Maker:                         Hector Miller

Maker’s Mark:              HM

Weight:                       11oz

Height:                       16.5 cm         Cost new:    £375 - Pair £748 - £2238 for 6

In 1079 William the Conqueror designated the Forest as a royal hunting preserve. The first mention of oak being felled in the forest for the Navy appears in 1611 when 1800 trees were supplied for shipbuilding.


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