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    Sale 2132

    Important American Silver

    23 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 25

    A THREE-PIECE SILVER COFFEE SERVICE WITH TRAY**

    MARK OF GORHAM MFG. CO., PROVIDENCE, 1905-1908

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    A THREE-PIECE SILVER COFFEE SERVICE WITH TRAY**
    MARK OF GORHAM MFG. CO., PROVIDENCE, 1905-1908
    Associated with the preceding lot, comprising: a black coffee pot, cream jug and two-handled sugar bowl; each baluster, on shaped circular foot with vine-form border, the hammered body chased with grape vines, the handles leaf-capped, the cream jug and sugar bowl with gilt interiors, the coffee pot with ivory insulators and domed cover; the two-handled tray shaped rectangular with conforming decoration; together with a water pitcher, baluster with conforming decoration, each piece marked under base, the coffee pot and cream jug 1905, the sugar bowl 1906; also marked A4661-A4664; the water pitcher 1908 and retailed by Spaulding & Co., Chicago, A4992
    The tray 15 in. long, the teapot 10 7/8 in. high; 107 oz. gross weight (5)


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