Lot 48 View Catalog
Six coin silver teaspoons, rounded fins and fiddle tipt handles monogrammed KSA with incuse marks on back GATES & POHLMAN. 5-3/4"L. 3.05 oz troy total weight. Note: According to TENNESSEE SILVERSMITHS by Dr. Benjamin H. Caldwell, William Pohlman and W.T. Gates went into business together in 1865, succeeding G.W. Donigan in his old shop at the corner of Union and College Streets in Nashville, retailing imported silver. Provenance: descended in the family of Dr. J.M. Anderson of Lebanon, TN.