DescriptionA Gorham Japanesque Silver and Mixed Metals Cigar Lamp, Providence, Rhode Island, circa 1880
Marks: (lion-anchor-G), STERLING, 51, M, & OTHER METALS, 20
4-7/8 inches long (12.4 cm)
3.82 troy ounces
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE SOUTHERN COLLECTION
The squat lamp with hand hammered finish, an applied copper seated woman with umbrella and tree stump on a textured ground to obverse, high relief rooster and dragonfly to verso.
Nicking to the handle and spout, otherwise with surface scratches indicative of age, use and polishing.
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