AN AMERICAN SILVER CENTER BOWL
Maker's mark of Gorham Mfg. Co., 1875
The oval bowl with an upper applied band of a continuous aquatic scene including winged putti astride swimming horses, dolphins, plants and cat-tails, with two ribbon-tied reeded loop handles at either side, engraved with an inscription and the dates 1850 and 1875 on one side and initials on the other side.
5½in high, 13in. (33cm.) long; 25oz.