410
410
American silver figural fish platter, Martelé, Gorham Mfg. Co., Providence, RI, 1898
Estimate
25,00035,000
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410
American silver figural fish platter, Martelé, Gorham Mfg. Co., Providence, RI, 1898
Estimate
25,00035,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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American silver figural fish platter, Martelé, Gorham Mfg. Co., Providence, RI, 1898
oval with undulating rim, the lightly hammered border chased with fish, seaweed and putti in dolphin-drawn shell boats, the handles chased as octopi
marked on base and coded 366
length 23 1/2 in.
59.7 cm
64 oz 10 dwt
2009 g
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Literature

Larry Pristo, Martelé 950-1000 Fine Gorham's Nouveau Art Silver, 2002, p. 180

Catalogue Note

Gorham's Martelé archives indicate that platter 366 was completed on April 6, 1898 and had a net factory price of $160. It took 20 hours to make and then was chased for an additional 58 hours.

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