Description

    A Gorham Silver Floral Repoussé Turkish Coffee Pot, Providence, Rhode Island, circa 1892
    Marks: (lion-anchor-G), STERLING, 3815, (date mark)
    8-1/2 inches high (21.6 cm)
    16.86 troy ounces

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE SOUTHERN COLLECTION

    The coffee pot surmounted by bulbous lid with richly layered petal blossom in repoussé, fluted neck with wavy collar, floral repoussé motif to body extending downwards to scroll-and-lace apron, fluting to neck and stem of spout, curved handle with leaf mounts to joints, plain lower body raised on rimmed base.


    Condition Report*:

    Age-related cracking to insulators, linear area of denting and waviness near rimmed foot, minor scattered pin dents to lower body, otherwise presenting well with surface scratches commensurate with age, polishing, and use.

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2016
    18th Tuesday
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