RH8006 Rare Gorham Coin Silver Cake Plate and Matching Knife in Original Gorham Manufactured Box
An unusual antique coin silver cake plate and matching knife in the original fitted case. The plate has a diameter of 10 1/4" and an ornate 1 1/2" decorative border with parcel gilted wheat and etched grapes against a finely stippled background. The handle of the knife has the same parcel gilted motif. Knife length 12 1/2" with the steel blade. In the original Gorham manufactured presentation box. The weight of the plate is 21.35 troy ounces. Presented by the Providence Tool Company to William C Pickersgill in 1872. A finely decorated high quality presentation set for a Gorham collector.