Description

    A Gorham Aesthetic Movement Silver Teapot, Providence, Rhode Island, circa 1863-1868
    Marks: (lion-anchor-G), STERLING, 1570
    4-3/8 h x 5-1/4 w x 8-1/8 d inches (11.1 x 13.3 x 20.6 cm)
    23.51 troy ounces

    The teapot having domed lid with ribbed onion bulb finial, scalloped collar to rim below lid, plain upper body with lower banding in the Indo-Persian style, handle with stylized leaf-mounts to joints with bifurcated leaves at lower joint, low-set spout having conforming decoration, raised on short banded base.


    Condition Report*:

    Pin dent to body from contact with lid finial, light age-related cracking to insulators, otherwise presenting well with surface scratches commensurate with age, polishing, and use.

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

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2016
    18th Tuesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 8
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