Vintage Wine Accessories Online Auction including Wine Labels from the Collection of the late Kevin Shanahan

October 30, 2014

LOT 66
Irish Silver Wine Label , William Egan and Sons, Cork, 1973
  • Irish Silver Wine Label , William Egan and Sons, Cork, 1973
  • Irish Silver Wine Label , William Egan and Sons, Cork, 1973

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Irish Silver Wine Label , William Egan and Sons, Cork, 1973

formed as a Celtic torque, engraved PIESPORTER
width 2.2" — 5.7 cm.
0.8 oz. — 24 grams
engraved No. 21 verso

Estimate $100-$200

Realised: $120
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

Made to celebrate the entry of Ireland into the EEC. The design echoes the special mark that was used on all silver hallmarked in Ireland that year