Gorham antique sterling centerpiece bowl with cast applied fox on grape vine
Gorham antique sterling fox centerpiece fruit compote
detail of silver gilt sterling fox on grape vine
grape vines and leaves on front of Gorham sterling silver centerpiece bowl

RH97474 Gorham Centerpiece Compote Bowl with Fox and Vines

Circa 1870

A pristine antique sterling silver boat shaped centerpiece bowl with silver gilt cast applied fox on cast applied vines and grapes. The theme most likely based on Aesop's Fables having the fox eye the bunch of grapes just out of reach. The workmanship by Gorham is extremely fine and intricate and the interior is gold washed. Marked with the Gorham logo on the base and the retailed George Sheve & Co. The base has the date letter of 1870.

Weight 40.2 troy oz.

Height 13"

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