#59986 - Mixed Metal by All Makers GOR#5 SET/6 FRU KN JAPBRICUT B
#59986 - Mixed Metal by All Makers GOR#5 SET/6 FRU KN JAPBRICUT B
#59986 - Mixed Metal by All Makers GOR#5 SET/6 FRU KN JAPBRICUT B

Mixed Metal by All Makers
SET OF 6 DESSERT KNIVES, GORHAM #5

$2,900.00
SET OF 6 DESSERT KNIVES, GORHAM #5
Stock No.
59986
Length
7 3/4 Inches
Qty. Available
In Stock: 1

Description

A sterling silver set of 6 dessert knives with bright-cut engraving, maker's mark of the Gorham Mfg. Co., Providence, Rhode Island, number 5. In original fitted presentation box from J. P. Stevens & Co., Atlanta, circa late 19th century, in the Aesthetic taste, the handles with Japanesque decoration in relief, the matte-finish blades with bright-cutting, each engraved with an initial "B" in a different font; each measures 7 3/4 inches. Provenance: Descended in the Family of Joseph Emerson Brown (1821-1894), Governor of Georgia 1857 to 1865, U.S. Senator from 1880-1891.