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Lot 200: MEDALLION SILVER TEA /COFFEE SERVICE AND COMPOTE;; GORHAM; Eight Neoclassical coin silver elements #355, on silver-plated tray, with female bust handles, Greek sphinx finials, incised bands with relief medallions, cherub spigot handle, 1866: Hot

Rago Arts and Auction Center

December 6, 2013
Lambertville, NJ, US

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MEDALLION SILVER TEA /COFFEE SERVICE AND COMPOTE;; GORHAM; Eight Neoclassical coin silver elements #355, on silver-plated tray, with female bust handles, Greek sphinx finials, incised bands with relief medallions, cherub spigot handle, 1866: Hot water urn on stand with burner, 15 1/2", coffee pot, two teapots, covered sugar bowl, cream pitcher, waste bowl and Gorham satyr-handled silver-plated tray, 34"; All elements inscribed to Mrs. Regina C. Calder from the Board of Director, Lochiel Iron Co.; Tallest: 15"; Along with a Gorham compote with medallions and block column, Third quarter 19th c., 6 3/4"; 297.3 OT; Note: See similar urn by George Sharp, Silver Magazine, Nov. 1989, p. 26. Noted reference possibly links him to this set. Gorham compote with medallions, block column, Third quarter 19th c. + 26.5 ot 6 3/4"

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