Stag Presentation Piece

Fantastic Victorian presentation epergne.   It is signed on the bottom “James Deakin & Sons, Sheffield, B4009″ (see photo).  The silver plated base features a full bodied stag standing beneath an oak tree with acorns.  There is an etched glass shallow bowl around the stem and a trumpet vase on top.  The bottom is engraved “Eavesham Regatta, 1882, Canoe Race won by C.P. Linderm Shrewsbury” (see photo).  A fantastic piece of Victoriana with an interesting history!  

Dimensions:   21″ H   x   9.5″ Diameter of center bowl.    Condition:  Original dark tarnished patina to the engraved base (this would polish up nicely if desired).   Glass is in good condition.

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