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    A Pair of Gorham Silver Covered Vegetable Dishes with Figural Bull Finials and Footed Lids, Providence, Rhode Island, 1871
    Marks: (lion-anchor-G), STERLING, D, 150, (six-pointed star)
    5-1/2 h x 10-1/8 w x 7-1/2 d inches (14.0 x 25.7 x 19.1 cm)
    81.39 troy ounces


    The pair of vegetable serving dishes surmounted by removable double bull head finials, lids with four bun accents allowing for the transformation of two covered dishes to four open dishes when finials are removed, rims to each half with ribbon and beaded border, lower halves with four applied husk ornaments to each, raised on conforming bun feet.

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

    Condition Report*: Examples without monograms or engravings, bull finials with matching control numbers to lids, minor errant nicking and scratching, light pin dent with scratching in proximity to lid ridge to one, few minor points of waviness to interiors not presenting to exteriors, presenting very well with wear commensurate with age and use.
    *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.

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2017
    17th Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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