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    A GORHAM SILVER AND SILVER GILT EPERGNE
    Gorham Manufacturing Co., Providence, Rhode Island, 1898
    Marks: (lion-anchor-G), STERLING, EX, A5150, (pinwheel)
    8-7/8 x 20 x 18-1/8 inches (22.5 x 50.8 x 46.0 cm)
    131.25 troy ounces

    The epergne with oval center section raised on four scrolled legs, with repoussé floral and scroll decoration, supporting four scrolled arms with attached squared removable bowls with gilt interiors, the bowls with scroll and foliate borders, the whole raised on shaped rectangular base with repoussé floral and scroll decoration with four scrolled feet.

    Provenance:
    Property from the Collection of Wyatt Cephus and Mildred Sterling Hedrick


    More information about Gorham Manufacturing Co., also known as Gorham Manufacturing Co., Gorham Manufacturing Company.

    Condition Report*: minor surface scratching, losses to gilt interiors of bowls, lacking cut glass center bowl.
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    December, 2012
    5th Wednesday
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