Rare set of 6 stacking horn beakers with silver mounts in original fitted case (Forbes & Co London 1923)

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  • TitleRare set of 6 stacking horn beakers with silver mounts in original fitted case
  • Country of Origin England
  • DatedLondon 1923
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  • MaterialHorn and silver
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  • ConditionCracks to 4 of the beakers
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  • Price£750
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Very rare set of 6 stacking horn and silver-mounted beakers in original fitted pigskin case made by the London company Forbes & Co in 1923.  This company was a specialist manufacturer of items for the hunting/shooting/fishing brigade.  Unfortunately 4 of the beakers are cracked (see photos) but even so they are a must for any collector of beakers.  Height of the largest one 13 cms, diameter 7.75 cms.  Height of the smallest one 6.5 cms, diameter 4.75 cms.


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