American, mid 20th century, pear forms with scroll and floral decoration, urn finials, ivory and composite spacers, no monograms, all with marks for Gorham, 213.85 oz. T., including 13 in. hot water kettle with matching coffee pot, teapot, cover sugar and 25 in. two handle tray; with similar creamer, same form lacking decoration, 4-1/2 in.
Provenance: Christie's, Sale 2141, March 4, 2009, lot 253; Private Collection
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all with small dents, light scratches and typical wear
Christie's, Sale 2141, March 4, 2009, lot 253; Private Collection