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    Description

    A Gorham Copper and Silver Turkish-Form Coffee Pot, Providence, Rhode Island, circa 1883
    Marks: (anchor), GORHAM CO, F19, P
    13 inches high (33.0 cm)
    28.16 troy ounces (gross)

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE SOUTHERN COLLECTION

    Note: Because this lot contains African elephant ivory, this lot can only be sold within the United States.

    The coffee pot with honeycomb-hammered surface, having rounded lid with silver finial, silver banded collar below, elongated copper neck, lower silver collar with stylized floral and foliate motifs continuing to bulbous body, copper handle with ivory insulators and silver pins, curved and elongated hammered silver spout, underside monogrammed III.


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

    Condition Report*: Age-related cracking to insulators, minor patination spotting and scratching, sticker residue to underside, otherwise good condition with surface scratches indicative of age, use and polsihing.
    *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.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2016
    12th Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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