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Compote

2006.44.1480 (RS97976)

Description

Oval sterling silver footed compote with gold wash bowl. Flared rim with two handles each featuring a squirrel and a branch with leaves and berries.

Details

Maker
Gorham Manufacturing Co. (Maker)
Shreve, Stanwood & Co. (Retailer)
Date
1860-1869
Inscriptions
"P" (cut into)
"[Gorham maker's mark] / 43 5 / STERLING / SHREVE STANWOOD & CO" (stamped)
"SHREVE STANWOOD & CO." (stamped)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
silver (metal)
sterling silver
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Providence (Providence county, Rhode Island)
Rhode Island (United States)
Descriptive terms
Compote
compotes
silver (metal)
sterling silver
Dimensions
6 x 12 1/2 x 6 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1480
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
181192

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