A Group Of American Silver Egyptian Style Table Accessories, Gorham Mfg. Co., Providence, RI, And Whiting Mfg. Co., New York, 1870 and circa 1880
comprising: two shell-form candy dishes with palmette handles and matching spoons, by Gorham, numbered 65 and with retailer's mark of J.E. Caldwell, Philadelphia; and two large and three smaller parcel-gilt lotus salts, by Whiting, numbered 58 (large) and 9 (small)
length of candy dish 5 3/8 in.