Description

    A PAIR OF WHITING SILVER AND SILVER GILT SOUP BOWLS
    Whiting Manufacturing Company, New York, New York, circa 1900
    Marks: (W with griffin), STERLING, 1050, J.E. CALDWELL & CO, PHILADELPHIA
    9 inches diameter (22.9 cm)
    32.0 ounces

    Provenance:
    The Jean and Graham Devoe Williford Charitable Trust

    The plates with a shallow bowl, with chased repoussé rim of shells and starfish and having applied silver gilt marine plants on a hammered ground. Originally retailed by J.E. Caldwell & Co., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.


    Condition Report*:

    With expected surface scratches to center of bowl and underside, commensurate with age and indicative of use.

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    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Hollowware/Pottery/Glass, Large (view shipping information)

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2013
    14th Friday
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