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Title: Marguerite Cup, trophy, at the New York Yacht Club, 1957

Accession Number: 1984.187.157901FA
Type: black-and -white negative
Maker: Rosenfeld and Sons
Place: USA, NY, New York
Date: 1957-12-06
Materials: safety film, Defender
Description: 5 x 7 Defender safety negative taken by Rosenfeld and Sons on December 6, 1957. View of the Marguerite Cup at the New York Yacht Club. (This trophy is a Commodores Cup won by Marguerite on August 10, 1892). Trophy seen posed in a neutral setting, centered and softly lit. It is an ornately decorated urn shaped trophy, with a woman seated opposite the side of the handle, and daisies woven in a decorative pattern throughout. Typed on original negative sleeve: "157901F 12/6/57 / NYYacht Club-37 W 44th St, NYC / Miss Robbins / Photo of Cup at Club". Handwritten on sleeve: "Marguerite Trophy".

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