Three Pieces of Gorham and Whiting Children's Sterling Silver
late 19th and early 20th century. including a:
Plate, Gorham Corp., Providence, Rhode Island, 1878, with milled palmette rim, the plateau with flat-chased Kate Greenaway-style scene of children playing in a walled garden, engraved (on the underside) "From her Grandparents / Guy Carlton and E.D. Dedyard" and monogrammed "CIM" conjoined, dia. 8"; 7.86 t. oz.
Mug, Whiting Mfg. Co., Providence, Rhode Island, model 267, dated 1881, cylindrical with molded rim and molded handle, engraved with a boy, girl, bird and frog, all sitting in a tree singing, inscribed "Caroline Muller von ihrer Gath, Caroline Muller / geb. Heyer / Chicago 1881", h. 3-1/4", dia. 3", l. 4-18"; 6.08 t. oz.
Plate, Gorham Corp., Providence, Rhode Island, model A4480, 1908, with applied "whiplash" edge, the rim with applied figures of Old King Cole and his musicians, monogrammed "SHW", dated (on the underside) "Dec. 25th, 1909", dia. 8-1/4", 9.24 t. oz.
23.18 total t. oz.