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Six-piece Gorham Sterling Silver Condiment Set

Auction:
2975B
Lot:
281A
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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2975B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 12, 2017 4:00PM

Description:

Six-piece Gorham Sterling Silver Condiment Set, Rhode Island, c. 1880, T.W. Whitney, retailer, parcel-gilt in the Japonesque style, two shakers, two salt cellars, and two small dishes in a fitted case, approx. 3.6 troy oz.

Provenance: Ex-Charles H. Carpenter Jr. Collection; Christies: New York, January 21, 1994, lot 17.

Literature: Illustrated in Charles H. Carpenter's Gorham Silver, 1831-1981 illus. 102, pg. 106.
Estimate $1,000-1,500


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Food and drink, Gorham, Gorham Manufacturing Company, Illus, Japonesque, Personal life, Tableware, Visual arts

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