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    Gorham: A SEVEN PIECE AMERICAN SILVER EGYPTIAN REVIVAL TEA SERVICE (Mark of Gorham, Providence, Rhode Island)
    Mark of Gorham, Providence, Rhode Island, c.1870

    The service comprising a hot water kettle, coffee pot, tea pot, chocolate pot, creamer, sugar, waste bowl; of round tapering form, the hot water kettle retains its original burner set upon a reticulated base decorated with raised floral baskets surmounted by four putti, the bodies each chased with Egyptian-style ornament and eggshell decoration around the necks with beaded rims, the heavy handles decorated with rosettes and attached by acanthus mounts, marked undersides
    14in. high the hot water kettle, 180oz gross weight


    Condition Report*: Superb original condition, fancy script 'SW' monogram, no repairs, dings or dents, original burner with Gorham trademarks
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2004
    30th-31st Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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