Gorham gilt brass and silver ink well c1845 : Item # 5672 - For Sale

Gorham gilt brass and silver ink well c1845 : Item # 5672
Price: $5500.00
Important gilt cast brass, coin silver, and cut glass platform ink well made by Jabez Gorham & Son ofProvidence, Rhode Island. Stamped J G & Son 109. Jabez Gorham was the founder of the Gorham Silver Company. This mark was used in 1841, when his son John joined the firm, until 1850. The inkwell features a silver full body stag atop the lid. The footed stand features gold plated scrollwork inset with 4 silver repousse panels depicting ducks, partridges, hares, and deer. Inkwell measures 6 and one half inches high by 3 and one half inches in diameter. Stand measures 12 inches square by 2 inches high. To read more about the history of the Gorham Company, please go to: http://www.ascasonline.org/articolo12.html This piece is on display in our gallery at Old Saybrook Antiques Center and can be seen in-person by visiting 756 Middlesex Tpke Old Saybrook, CT 06475. For hours of operation visit: http://www.OldSaybrookAntiques.com

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