A CASED WILLIAM GALE & SON MEDALLION
PATTERN SILVER FISH SLICE
William Gale & Son, New York, New York, circa 1870
Marks: W GALE & SON, STERLING, (effaced)
11-7/8 inches long (30.2 cm)
From a Private Connecticut Collection
The slice with cylindrical segmented handle with portrait in
profile within medallion, twist to handle where meets slice,
pierced fish-form to center of shaped slice, engine turned textured
ground with scrolling acanthus leaves, with original fitted case;
inscribed to handle A.C. Coryell.
More information about GALE & SON
, also known as
Gale & Son, William Gale & Son, William Gale.
Box in two parts with considerable wear, slice with surface wear commensurate with age, overall in good condition.
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