Skip to main content
Go to accessibility options

    Description

    A Gorham Neoclassical Coin Silver Pitcher, Providence, Rhode Island, circa 1860
    Marks: (lion-anchor-G), COIN
    12-3/4 x 8-1/2 x 6-1/4 inches (32.4 x 21.6 x 15.9 cm)
    43.11 troy ounces

    The pitcher having baluster form, helmet-shaped rim, figural lion's head thumbrest, shoulder engraved with palmettes and floral sprays, neck and breast engraved MBI June 30th 1920 and LIJ Oct 28th 1858, below to engine turned ground and chased ivy decoration, raised on rounded foot.


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

    Condition Report*: Few extremely minor pin dents to neck, minor pin dent to corner of breast cartouche, minor scatterd nicks to handle, otherwise in excellent condition.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2018
    15th Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 8
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 617

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $250,000 (minimum $49), plus 20% of any amount between $250,000 and $2,500,000, plus 12% of any amount over $2,500,000 per lot.

    Sold on Oct 15, 2018 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item