Vintage Hotel Bentley Gorham Silver Soldered Coffee Pot
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We often list select estate pieces on consignment, so check out our other auctions for premium finds!We are pleased to offer this wonderful Gorham silverplate hot water-coffee pot. The pot has a dark brown/black bakelite handle and a graceful serpentine spout. The lid is graced with a leaf & dot design. It stands 5" tall and is almost 4" across at the bottom. Including the handle it measures about 9" across. The bottom of the pot is marked "HOTEL BENTLEY GORHAM EP SILVER SOLDERED" T is also a shield with an anchor inside, a number 2 on the left and an elephant on the right. The number 015325 and 16oz (which is probably the volume of the pot). It weighs 1 pound 10 ounces. The pot probably came from the Hotel Bentley in Alexandria, La. I believe the era is probably 1930s to 1940s, an elegant time, w a visit to a hotel was a classy experience! The is a small dent on the spout underside and a few minor scratches. This beautiful piece has survived its service well! Insurance is required and will be added to your invoice.
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