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Three Gorham Sterling Aesthetic Movement Demitasse Spoons

Auction:
2332
Lot:
187
Sold for:
$1,116$950

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2332
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 07, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Three Gorham Sterling Aesthetic Movement Demitasse Spoons, third quarter 19th century, comprising a mixed metal Japonesque spoon, with slender stem, mounted at top of the round bowl with a copper figure of a flute player, the bowl engraved with swallows, lg. 5, and two aquatic themed, both gold-washed and with shell-form bowls, and slender stems wrapped in kelp, one ending in a crab, lg. 5, the other a whelk shell, lg. 4 7/8 in., approx. 2 troy oz.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Sterling Aesthetic, flute player , Bowl, Demitasse, Idiophones, Spoons, Sports

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