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    A SIX PIECE GORHAM SILVER TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE
    Gorham Manufacturing Co., Providence, Rhode Island, 1872
    Marks: (lion-anchor-G), STERLING, 370, E
    8-1/2 inches high (21.6 cm) (coffee pot)
    111.5 ounces (gross)

    The service of Classical form comprising two teapots, a coffee pot, covered and uncovered sugar and a creamer, each with canted rim centering lids with ball finial issuing from a repoussé star, stylized egg and dart die-struck band above shoulder, angular handles with squared free swinging drop and insulator rings, each raised on a stepped circular foot.


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

    Condition Report*: Foot of one of the teapots out of round and does not sit flush to surface plane, dent to body of coffee pot, most with some sort of ripple denting, general wear commensurate with age and indicative of use.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2013
    5th Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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