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    AN AMERICAN SILVER MARTELE BOWL
    Gorham, Providence, Rhode Island, 1906

    The undulating rim with folded edges and expertly hand chased floral decoration, hammered surfaces with a satin finish. The Gorham company records show this as a special order Berry bowl, completed on June 14th of 1906, made by George A. Shart and decorated by David Wilmot an accomplished Chaser. Making time was 28 hours, chasing time 44 hours, marked Gorham Martele .9584 KVT, marked under base
    2.5in high, 11.5in wide, 23.08oz


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2004
    21st-22nd Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 17
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