GORHAM STERLING TEA SET 1908 MARTELE - 123 OUNCES We are pleased to offer this turn of the century Gorham Co. Pure silver five piece tea service. Introduced in 1897 as Gorham's hand made line of silver wares.
Featured at the 1900 Paris Exposition, 1902 Turin Exposition, and 1904 St. Louis Fair where Martele won most of the awards. During its entire production only about 4800 pieces were made, pieces, not sets.
And, of these only 86 tea sets were crafted, this being one of those. The set has never been monogrammed. This museum worthy 1908 hand wrought Martele coffee pot is 10 inches from handle.To spout and the complete five piece service weighs 123 standard ounces. In very, very fine condition. Interior of the tea and coffee pots clean as if little or never used. Hint of the original gold interior to cream jug and waste bowl. The item "Gorham Sterling Silver Tea Set 1908 MARTELE" is in sale since Friday, May 29, 2020.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (.925)\Tea/Coffee Pots & Sets". The seller is "supershrink" and is located in Supply, North Carolina. This item can be shipped worldwide.