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Gorham Sterling Silver 6-Piece Set in the Versaille Pattern

Gorham Sterling Silver 6-Piece Set in the Versaille Pattern
Gorham Sterling Silver 6-Piece Set in the Versaille Pattern
Gorham Sterling Silver 6-Piece Set in the Versaille Pattern
Gorham Sterling Silver 6-Piece Set in the Versaille Pattern
Gorham Sterling Silver 6-Piece Set in the Versaille Pattern

Gorham Sterling Silver 6-Piece Set in the Versaille Pattern   Gorham Sterling Silver 6-Piece Set in the Versaille Pattern
Gorham sterling silver 6-piece set in the Versaille pattern. It contains 2 dinner forks (8.5 in), 2 dinner knife (9.75 in), and 2 table spoons (8.75 in) with beautiful detailing including cherubs and figures. The White House has used Gorham silver services during many administrations. Grant asked Gorham to commemorate the country's one-hundredth anniversary with a spectacular Century Vase that contained over 2,000 oz (57,000 g) of sterling silver, and in 1899, it produced a grand "loving cup" composed of 70,000 dimes was designed for Admiral George Dewey. Colonel Henry Jewett Furber placed the largest single commission Gorham ever received for what became known as the famous Furber service.

The opulent 740-piece service represents Victorian era dining at its most elaborate. The monumental silver and parcel-gilt "Neptune" epergne made for Furber as part of this service was displayed at the Philadelphia Centennial Exposition in 1876.

Gorham artisans also sculpted the famous monument of George Washington in the Capitol's Rotunda and the statue of Theodore Roosevelt in New York. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (. The seller is "rere1821" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, Korea, South, Indonesia, Taiwan, South Africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi Arabia, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Republic of, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Antigua and Barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint Kitts-Nevis, Saint Lucia, Montserrat, Turks and Caicos Islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei Darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French Guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman Islands, Liechtenstein, Sri Lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macau, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Vietnam, Uruguay.
  • Composition: Sterling Silver
  • Style: Art Nouveau
  • Age: 1900-1940
  • Brand: Gorham
  • Pattern: Versaille
  • Type: Set

Gorham Sterling Silver 6-Piece Set in the Versaille Pattern   Gorham Sterling Silver 6-Piece Set in the Versaille Pattern