3075
3075
An American Parcel-Gilt Silver Presentation Bread Tray And Matching Knife, Gorham Mfg. Co., Providence, RI, 1871
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 3,500 USD
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3075
An American Parcel-Gilt Silver Presentation Bread Tray And Matching Knife, Gorham Mfg. Co., Providence, RI, 1871
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 3,500 USD
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The Iris Schwartz Collection of American Silver

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An American Parcel-Gilt Silver Presentation Bread Tray And Matching Knife, Gorham Mfg. Co., Providence, RI, 1871
the circular tray with turned-over border applied with gilt wheat stalks and grape vines on a matted ground, the well engraved William G Pickersgill FROM THE PROVIDENCE TOOL CO. IN ACKNOWLEDGEMENT OF PLEASEANT INTERCOURSE, AND HIS EFFICIENT AND FAITHFULL SERVICES PROVIDENCE.R.I.U.S.A.  1872, on three small bracket feet,  the knife with pistol handle similarly decorated, in original leather case lined in blue satin
tray marked on base and with date letter for 1871
diameter 10 1/2 in.
26.7cm
weight of tray 21oz 8dwt
666g
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Catalogue Note

William Pickersgill received multiple patents in the late 1860s and 1870s, for sewing machine improvements, a match box, and other devices.

The Iris Schwartz Collection of American Silver

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