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    Sale 2259

    Important Objects of Vertu, English, Continental and American Silver

    22 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 95

    A GROUP OF AMERICAN SILVER TABLE ARTICLES IN THE MEDALLION PATTERN

    THE BUTTER DISH AND CRUET STAND MARK OF GORHAM MFG. CO., PROVIDENCE, CIRCA 1865

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    A GROUP OF AMERICAN SILVER TABLE ARTICLES IN THE MEDALLION PATTERN
    THE BUTTER DISH AND CRUET STAND MARK OF GORHAM MFG. CO., PROVIDENCE, CIRCA 1865
    Comprising: A cruet stand with three varied cut-glass bottles; a butter dish with domed cover and pierced liner; a candy dish; each applied with medallions, including an American Indian, warriors, and maidens, marked under bases, the butter dish marked 375, the cruet stand marked 492, the candy dish lacking maker's mark
    The cruet stand 10½ in. (26.7 cm.) high; 29 oz. 10 dwt. (932 gr.) weighable silver (3)


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