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Gorham # 8568 3-PIECE DEMITASSE SET
A sterling silver after dinner coffee or demitasse service, maker's mark of the Gorham Mfg. Co., Providence, Rhode Island, Number 8569 (in rectangle, indicating special order work), retailer's mark of Theodore B. Starr, New York, Circa 1900. Comprising a demitasse coffee pot, parcel gilt cream jug and parcel gilt sugar bowl, the pieces with pyriform bodies raised on circular feet, chased with acanthus leaves and floral pendants; weight is 48.95 troy ounces.