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1833

A SET OF TWELVE AMERICAN SILVER DINNER AND TWELVE BREAD PLATES, MARTELÉ, GORHAM MFG. CO., PROVIDENCE, RI, 1909-1916

Reserves

Estimate:

15,000

to
- 25,000 USD

SOLD WITHOUT RESERVE

A SET OF TWELVE AMERICAN SILVER DINNER AND TWELVE BREAD PLATES, MARTELÉ, GORHAM MFG. CO., PROVIDENCE, RI, 1909-1916

A SET OF TWELVE AMERICAN SILVER DINNER AND TWELVE BREAD PLATES, MARTELÉ, GORHAM MFG. CO., PROVIDENCE, RI, 1909-1916

Estimate:

15,000

to
- 25,000 USD

Lot sold:

11,875

USD

A SET OF TWELVE AMERICAN SILVER DINNER AND TWELVE BREAD PLATES, MARTELÉ, GORHAM MFG. CO., PROVIDENCE, RI, 1909-1916


shaped circular, the borders chased with alternating poppies and leaves and initialed F

marked on bases, the dinner plates coded R/YK and the bread plates HZD

332 oz

10325 g

diameters 10¾ and 7 in.

27.3 and 17.8 cm

All with light surface scratches from use, but in otherwise good condition.


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

Gorham's Martelé archives indicate that two sets of plates are listed under each of the codes for R/YK and HZD. For the dinner plates, they were entered in June 29, 1909 and January 4, 1916. For the bread plates, they were entered in November 24, 1915 and August 19, 1916.