GORHAM SILVER LION BOWL c1859 SAME HALLMARK PRES. LINCOLN TEA SET - SMITHSONIAN. An important c1859 Gorham lion handled covered bowl from the estate of.Identical hallmarks & lion head handles as. The tea set presented to Mrs. When President Lincoln was in the White House.
The Lincoln service displayed in the Smithsonian Institute. See page 44 in Carpenter's Gorham text. Raised oval form with beaded shoulder and base. Scrolling interwoven disc border to rim and edge of the stepped base.Lion mask center rolling twig and palm leaf handles. As found on the Lincoln tea service.
Well cast and fit cover retains the original nesting swan finial. Gothic JRN one side and R the other. This c1859 Gorham silver lion bowl is 9 inches across lion handles.
And weighs 24 1/2 standard ounces. The Gorham hallmarks, with lion facing left and "COIN". The identical hallmark of the President Lincoln tea service. Which is displayed in the SMITHSONIAN. The item "Gorham Silver Bowl c1859 SAME HALLMARK LINCOLN TEA SET SMITHSONIAN" is in sale since Wednesday, September 26, 2018.This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Coin Silver (. The seller is "supershrink" and is located in Worcester, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped to United States.