DescriptionA Wood & Hughes Partial Gilt Coin Silver Medallion Vase, New York, New York, circa 1865
Marks: W & H, 900/1000
9-1/2 inches high (24.1 cm)
18.40 troy ounces
PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF DR. & MRS. HAROLD EKLUND, DES MOINES, IOWA
The tapering vase with an everted lip rim with a die rolled heart motif, flanking handles with applied beading and strapwork, chased repoussé scrolling foliate decoration above a medallion portrait with an applied bead to either side of the body, applied strapwork and balls to the turned standard and stepped foot, inscribed M. C. Shoemaker, from her husband, Dec. 25, 1865.
Scratch to the front cartouche, otherwise with surface scratches commensurate with age.
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