1866 Marlborough College Hammer Throwing Sports Trophy

1866 Marlborough College Hammer Throwing Sports Trophy
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Price: $125.00

Description

Description: A classic "manly" trophy - a large pewter beer stein in recognition for throwing the hammer 78 feet.

Stein made by the British pewterers James Dixon & Sons. and has a cut glass bottom insert.

Front of the stein has the college's coat of arms and is engraved for G. K. Mills and his muscular feat.

8 1/4" high to the top of the thumb latch. Item #DA00159.

Condition: Someone has lightly polished the cartouche, there are one or two dings and spots, generally very good.