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Tag: Gorham silver

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    March Decorative Arts & Antiques Auction

    When the United States raised the cost of European silver imports during the 1840s, John Gorham, of Gorham Silver, saw an opportunity for domestic growth. Less than 20 years later, he was accepting commissions from Mary Todd Lincoln, the First Lady of the United States. A Gorham sterling silver flatware…

    Great Pair of Japanese Glazed Ceramic Foo Dogs
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    Gorham Silver: Prices, Marks and History

    An American Silver Four-Piece Tea and Coffee Service. Sold for $938 via Hindman (September 2019). From silverware to tea services, antique silver has become a timeless staple of an entertainer’s toolkit. Over the years, silver manufacturers around the world have introduced a variety of innovative techniques and motifs that have rendered their…

    An American Silver Four-Piece Tea and Coffee Service. Sold for $938 via Hindman (September 2019).