Gorham Cut Glass

Great large size brilliant cut glass bowl with a sterling silver rim.  The silver has the Gorham Silver Company hallmark.  Sterling silver rims were sometimes put on the more special pieces to protect them from chipping as well as to enhance their beauty.  The cutting features cross hatching, bands of Harvard pattern and brilliantly cut flowers.  This bowl is EXTREMElY heavy, weighing over 7 pounds.  One of the best pieces of cut glass I have offered for sale for some time!   Circa:  1900.   Dimensions:  4″H   x   10″Diameter.    Condition:  One very small surface flick on the inside of the bowl.  There is some surface scratching on the inside of the bowl and slight wear to the sterling rim.   Price:  $795     SPECIAL SALE PRICE:   $395cut2 cut3 cut4 cut5