William B. Durgin Company for Gorham water pitcher with molded rim, urn-shaped body with band of acanthus leaf decoration to midsection and base, and c-shaped handle with spur. Maker's marks, Sterling, 488, 4 1/2 PT stamped underside of base. Monogrammed with script "G". 8 1/4" H x 9" W x 7" D. 22.525 total troy ounces.
The Collection of Michael and Peggy Mahoney, by descent from the historic homes of Clarkland Farm at Bryan's Station and Cherrycote, Lexington, Kentucky.
Overall good condition with light surface scratches, few scattered minute dents.