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    Gorham Manufacturing Co., Providence, Rhode Island, 1911
    Marks: (lion-anchor-G under eagle), Martelé, .9584, VMH, SPAULDING & CO. CHICAGO
    2-3/4 x 12-1/4 x 8-1/2 inches (7.0 x 31.1 x 21.6 cm)
    29.5 ounces

    From a Private Connecticut Collection

    The oval hand-hammered dish on lobed feet circled by leaves with one at corner extending upward, bowl with wide shaped undulating rim decorated with anemone. Originally retailed by Spaulding & Co., Chicago, Illinois.

    According to the Gorham Archives, two examples of this Vegetable Dish were created, the first in 1911 by Wendell Arnold in 57 hours and the second in 1915 by William Hughes Jr. in 45 hours, additional chasing time was approximately 43 hours. The final price was $127.50.

    Condition Report*: The dish with surface scratches noticable to the bowl and minor surface scratches throughout commensurate with age.
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    Auction Dates
    November, 2013
    5th Tuesday
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