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Gorham Sterling Gilt and Enameled "Medici-Old" Pattern Five-piece Carving Set

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
869
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2542B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Gorham Sterling Gilt and Enameled "Medici-Old" Pattern Five-piece Carving Set, late 19th century, each with two knives, two forks and a steel, each enameled in cobalt blue and amber, knives lg. 14 1/4 and 12 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

All exhibit areas along the edges of the pattern where the enamel pooled and did not go to the edges; some very minor flaking to enamel in the amber areas; surface scratching throughout; age typical minor wear to pattern edges.

Keywords

Cobalt, Fork, Knife

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