Silver Neoclassical style gravy or sauce boat with chased band of mythological figures, insects, foliage, and a sheaf of wheat to body, chased leaf-and-tongue to foot, and c-scroll handle with foliate accents. Monogrammed "Lee Wood Gorham" to handle. Stamped with illegible marks to base; tests sterling. 8" H x 10 1/2" W x 3 5/8" D. 21.015 troy ounces. Continental, 19th century.
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 very good condition with minute surface scratches and minute loss/flaw in the making to base, measuring 1/8" x 1/8".