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    Description

    A Gorham Silver Water Pitcher with Repoussé Landscape, Providence, Rhode Island, circa 1900-1901
    Marks: (lion-anchor-G), STERLING, A, M, (date mark)
    10-3/4 inches high (27.3 cm)
    38.55 troy ounces

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE SOUTHERN COLLECTION

    The bulbous pitcher with cast leaf decoration to rim and spout, repoussé flowers and foliage to neck, below to banded leaf collar, body with repoussé landscape and cottage scene, Rococo-style cartouche engraved NEA to body, raised on domed circular base with repoussé floral work, inscription to underside Father to Julia, Christmas 1900..


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

    Condition Report*: Pin dent to upper collar with light areas of waviness around collar (perhaps a manufacturing flaw), denting to standard at circular foot, with surface scratches commensurate with age, polishing and use.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2016
    12th Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
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