Arch Hoxsey,wright Brothers,112 Year Old Trophy And Award,sterling,long Beach


Arch Hoxsey,wright Brothers,112 Year Old Trophy And Award,sterling,long Beach

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Arch Hoxsey,wright Brothers,112 Year Old Trophy And Award,sterling,long Beach:
$150,000


VERY EARLY FAMOUS AVIATOR - ARCHIBALD " ARCH " HOXSEY - 1884 / 1910 - PILOT / MECHANICFIRST CREW {5} WORKING FOR THE WRIGHT BROTHERS - FIRST FLYING SCHOOL - STAFF PILOTFIRST PILOT EVER TO FLY AT NIGHT IN THE USAAND A NUMBER OF OTHER FIRSTFLEW THE THE FIRST US PRESIDENT TEDDY ROOSEVELT ON A FOUR MINUTE FLIGHT FROMKINLOCK FIELD IN ST. LOUIS MISSOURI - ALMOST GOT FIRED BY ORVILL WRIGHT FOR THIS RISKY FLIGHT.
DECEMBER 30th. 1910, ARCH SET AN ALTITUDE RECORD OF 11,474 FEET IN A WRIGHT FLYERTHE NEXT DAY , DEC. 31st 1910, HE ATTEMPTED TO BEAT THAT RECORD ...... CRASHED AND DIED - 26 YEARS OLDDIED THE LAST DAY OF THE YEAR , DEC. 31, 1910 - LOS ANGELES
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SHOWING AVIATION TROPHIES 1910 OR PRE 1910PLEASE HELPSPRINGFIELD, OHIO TO ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI - SET A NEW NON-STOP DISTANCE RECORD , 104 MILES.HOXSEY STREET WAS ESTABLISHED IN HIS MEMORY IN LOS ANGELES - STREET SURVIVED UP TO 1970ARCH HOXSEY - DIED BEFORE HE COULD RECEIVE BOTH OF THESE TROPHIESBOTH OF THESE TROPHIES WERE ON DISPLAY AFTER HIS DEATH IN LONG BEACH JEWELRY SHOP - LONG BEACH IN HIS MEMORY FOR TWO MONTHSWENT MISSING FOR 100 YEARSENDED UP IN HAWAII AND WAS SAVED FROM BEING MELTED DOWN FOR SCRAP METAL 20 YEARS STERLING TROPHY CUP - 6 POUNDS PLUSSTANDS : 17 1/2 INCHES ----- DIAMETER AT TOP OPENING ONLY : 9 5/8 INCHESBOWL IS DEEP : 7 3/4 INCHESMAKER : GORHAM { HALLMARKED } STERLING / 12 1/2 PINTS / NO # A 4995HAMMERED BY GORHAM
ENGRAVED ON THREE { 3 } SIDES
TROPHYAWARDED TO WINNEROFHIGHEST ALTITUDE CONTESTDOMINGUEZ FIELD1910 ' 11
AWARD TOARCH HOXSEYFOR THEHIGHEST ALTITUDE FLIGHTRECORD11,474 FEETDOMINGUEZ FIELD DEC. 26th 1910
PRESENTED BYLONG BEACH, CALIFORNIACHAMBER OF COMMERCESECONDINTERNATIONAL AVIATION MEETDOMINGUEZ FIELD CAL.DECEMBER 24 JANUARY 3--- 1910 -- '11 --
CONDITION : NEEDS A FINE HAND POLISHING - A FEW LITTLE DINGS ON CENTER OF BOWL AND VERY EASY TO REPAIR - HARD TO SEEHAD IT LOOKED AT YEARS AGO BY A SILVERSMITH - HARD TO SEE - TOLD NOT TO TOUCH, PART OF IT'S TROPHY TRAY - STERLING - 2 LBS PLUSDIAMETER : 14 INCHESCENTER ENGRAVEDPRESENTED BY THEAERO CLUB OF ST.LOUISTOARICH HOXSEYCOMMEMORATING HIS FLIGHTWRIGHT BIPLANEFROM SPRINGFIELD, MO. OCT 8th 1910A DEED OF SKILL AND HOW CLOSE THE DATE'S ARE ON BOTH TROPHIESCONDITION : ALSO NEEDS A FINE HAND POLISHINGAND TOLD BY A SILVERSMITH NOT TO TOUCH - DING'S ARE PART OF IT'S HAVE NO IDEA HOW THESE ITEM'S ENDED UP IN HONOLULU______________________
I ALSO HAVE NO IDEA ON HOW TO PUT A VALUE OF ANY KINDGOING TO START REAL HIGH - FIX PRICE - OPEN TO OFFER'SLET YOU ALL COLLECTORS SET SOME KIND OF BALL PARK VALUE
WILL ALSO SHIP TROPHIES MUST GO TOGETHERBOTH ARE VERY THICK SILVERVERY HIGH QUALITYPAYMENT PLAN - CASH DISCOUNT


















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Arch Hoxsey,wright Brothers,112 Year Old Trophy And Award,sterling,long Beach:
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