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Three Gorham Sterling Silver Children's Plates

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
118
Sold for:
$369$300

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2888B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 08, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Three Gorham Sterling Silver Children's Plates, Providence, early to mid-20th century, two with acid-etched motifs: one featuring a frog and crow, dia. 5 3/4, the other with various fairytale figures and presentation engraving to interior, dia. 6 1/2; the third with applied animals in procession to Noah's ark, with engraved presentation inscription to underside, dia. 7 5/8 in., approx. 15.9 troy oz. total.
Estimate $300-500


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

Book of Genesis, Engraving, Music engraving, Noach, Noah's Ark, Printmaking

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