GORHAM SILVER AND ENAMEL DEMITASSE SET
Gorham Mfg. Co., Providence, Rhode Island c.1885
Vermeil with enamel decoration. The stylized Moorish handles decorated in shades of lapis blue, turquoise, white, yellow and burgundy, with their central portions a “barley twist.” (Twelve spoons plus matching tongs.) See Item #399-II-Os for a similar set.
Slight wear to the vermeil on some spoons.
All pieces marked [Lion / anchor / “G”] / Sterling” and numbered 363, as well as monogrammed on the reverse, “V der B”
SIZE: Spoons: 4-3/4” long x .3/4” wide; tongs 4-1/25” long
CALL NUMBER: 301-II-Os