A SILVER TWO-HANDLED CENTERPIECE BOWL
Maker's mark of Gorham, 1876
Long deep oval, gilt-lined, on oval pedestal base, the base with applied die rolled rim of geometric motifs, the shoulder applied die rolled band of acanthus divided by paterae with running ivy below, with two loop handles issuing from coiled and foliate decorated, matted pointed oval joins--length over handles 15in. (38.1cm.) long, 38.5oz.