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Seven Piece Gorham Sterling "Plymouth" Pattern Tea and Coffee Service

Auction:
2530M
Lot:
151
Sold for:
$5,333$4,500

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Auction:
Discovery - 2530M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
December 15, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Seven Piece Gorham Sterling "Plymouth" Pattern Tea and Coffee Service, tray date marked 1919, all other pieces 1925-26, comprising vasiform teapot, coffeepot, kettle on stand with burner, covered sugar, open sugar, and creamer, coffeepot ht. 9 5/8, with a matching tray lg. 24 3/4 in., monogrammed, approx. 227 troy oz. total.

Provenance: Owned by Charles Rhind Joy, received as a wedding gift. He was an American Unitarian minister, educator, author, and international relief worker, as well as a contemporary of Albert Schweitzer.
Estimate $3,000-4,000

coffeepot with slight ding to end of spout. overall minor usage wear and light surface scratching.

Keywords

Coffee Service, author , and international relief worker, Unitarian minister, French people, Kettle, Teapot, Teaware

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