The teapot in squat pear shape with distinctive "pinched" scalloped. Rim with hand decorated feathered leaf in the channels. Conforming pavilion cover with slender raised panel flutes atop.
Repeating scale on satin ground, retains the original. Spread leaf and flower finial, and original fastener below. Naturalistic, hand chased satin surface branch form handle and spout. With bud, leaf and vine accents. The body hand decorated with life like Cala Lilly displays, with folded leaf.
Made a similar teapot in sterling, though never with the. Hallmarked with lion facing left, anchor, G and COIN. Hand engraved 1858 presentation as shown.
This rare c1859 Gorham silver branch handle Cala Lilly teapot is 9 1/2 inches. Handle to spout and 9 tall and weighs a bit over 34 standard ounces. The item "Gorham Silver Teapot c1859 PRESIDENT LINCOLN SET" is in sale since Tuesday, July 21, 2020.This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Coin Silver (. The seller is "supershrink" and is located in Supply, North Carolina.
This item can be shipped worldwide.