Spencer Marks - Fine Antique & 20th Century Silver
Gorham 'Hizen' Pattern Antique Sterling Silver Salad/ Dessert Forks, Providence, RI c. 1880's

Gorham 'Hizen' Pattern Antique Sterling Silver Salad/ Dessert Forks, Providence, RI c. 1880's

One of the most interesting aesthetic movement flatware designs ever created was called 'Hizen', named after an ancient Japanese province. Front of Gorham 'Hizen' Pattern Antique Sterling Silver Salad/ Dessert Forks, Providence, RI c. 1880'sThis is a rare set of 10 salad or dessert forks in that rare pattern. The irregular, undulating handle is decorated with wavy designs and at the top a scene with fish and a bird. The larger fish and the wings of the bird are gilded. The tines are also gilt and decorated above with an acid-etched scene of a fish swimming amongst grass.Back of Gorham 'Hizen' Pattern Antique Sterling Silver Salad/ Dessert Forks, Providence, RI c. 1880's The pattern is continued on the back of the handle along with marsh grasses. The blank area is engraved 'SJY'.Top of Gorham 'Hizen' Pattern Antique Sterling Silver Salad/ Dessert Forks, Providence, RI c. 1880's

 

These lovely forks are marked on the back with Gorham's trademark along with 'STERLING'. They measure 6. 77 inches long, weigh a total 12.70 troy ounces and are in very good antique condition with only light wear to the gilding.

Our Price: $3,400.00 for the set of 10

Item code: G463

Guaranteed

100% Authentic,
100% Guaranteed:

About Ordering
Guarantee
Shipping

 

 

Proud Members of:

C.I.N.O.A.

The Art & Antique Dealer's League of America

The Antique Dealers' Association of America

The Silver Society, London

The New York
Silver Society

 

 

Share this page: