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    Sale 2132

    Important American Silver

    23 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 26

    A SILVER PUNCH BOWL, LADLE AND SILVER-PLATED STAND

    THE BOWL MARK OF WM. B. DURGIN CO., CONCORD, RETAILED BY HODGSON KENNARD & CO., THE LADLE MARK OF GORHAM MFG. CO., PROVIDENCE, LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SILVER PUNCH BOWL, LADLE AND SILVER-PLATED STAND
    THE BOWL MARK OF WM. B. DURGIN CO., CONCORD, RETAILED BY HODGSON KENNARD & CO., THE LADLE MARK OF GORHAM MFG. CO., PROVIDENCE, LATE 19TH CENTURY
    The bowl shaped circular, on circular foot with foliage and scrolls, with cast scrolling border and grape bunches, and Bacchic heads at intervals, with vases and putti and birds between, the circular stand with conforming decoration, the ladle with wide lobed silver-gilt bowl, the stem with grape-form join and with bellflowers and a vacant cartouche, the terminal formed as Bacchic mask, the punch bowl and ladle marked on reverse, the stand apparently unmarked
    The punch bowl 14 7/8 in. diameter; 168 oz. 10 dwt. weighable silver (3)


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