of the Reading Amateur Regatta starts in 1877 and this is a trophy awarded to
one of the winning crew of this the FIRST EVER race.
It is made
of purest silver and has the following inscription:
Amateur Regatta 1877 2
Kingston Rowing Club
A R.H. Saunders
been in the same family since 1877 and we are convinced that it has the
privilege of being one of only 9 ever made and as such is a collector’s item of
some considerable merit and interest not to mention intrinsic value (yawn
This mug is
not in mint condition. It has a few
small dents and it has been over-cleaned (presumably by a proud mother). We have not cleaned it.