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    Sale 2091

    Important American Silver

    17 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 2

    A PAIR OF SILVER THREE-LIGHT CANDELABRA AND A CENTERPIECE BOWL

    MARK OF GORHAM MFG. CO., PROVIDENCE, THE CANDELABRA 1929

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF SILVER THREE-LIGHT CANDELABRA AND A CENTERPIECE BOWL
    MARK OF GORHAM MFG. CO., PROVIDENCE, THE CANDELABRA 1929
    Maintenon pattern, the candelabra each on circular base with tapering stem and vase-form socket with panels enclosing bellflowers and acanthus, the detachable three-light branch with leaf-clad arms and sockets with conforming decoration, with detachable waxpans, weighted, marked under base, also marked A10218/13; the centerpiece bowl circular, on pedestal foot, the everted rim chased with conforming foliate panels, the bowl with two-tiered silver plated frog, marked under base, also marked 10238/1, the candelabra and bowl engraved with monogram JM
    The candelabra 16¾ in. high; the bowl 14 in. diameter; the bowl 49 oz. 10 dwt. weighable silver (3)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR, PROCEEDS FROM THE SALE TO BENEFIT THE NATIONAL TRUST FOR HISTORIC PRESERVATION*