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American silver tray, Martelé, Gorham Mfg. Co., Providence, RI, 1904 
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 5,000 USD
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411
American silver tray, Martelé, Gorham Mfg. Co., Providence, RI, 1904 
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 5,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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American silver tray, Martelé, Gorham Mfg. Co., Providence, RI, 1904 
shaped circular, the borders chased with sweeping flowers in various stages of bloom, center with monogram N&MS, engraved underneath with a presentation inscription "From the Tailors of the Stein-Bloch Co. / 1855 - January 23 - 1905"
marked on base and coded G/XH
diameter 16 1/2 in.
42 cm
76 oz
2364 g
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Literature

Larry Pristo, Martelé 950-1000 Fine Gorham's Nouveau Art Silver, 2002, p. 318.

Catalogue Note

Gorham's Martelé archives indicate that this was an entrée dish and part of a three-piece set. It was completed on November 21, 1904 and had a net factory price of $165. It was made by F.O. Erichsen and took 19 hours, and then chased for an additional 54 hours by Otto Colmetz.

Important Americana

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New York