Gorham Martele Punch Cups - SOLD
Item: Martele Punch Cups (pair) - coded ANP - 950/1000 Fine Silver
Maker: Gorham, Rhode Island, 1901
Description: This highly desireable pair of cups (only one pictured) are from a set of twelve that were made to go with the ANN, ANO, ANP, and ANQ punch set, and were completed September 30, 1901. The cups were made in 8 hours each by an unlisted maker, and chased with sea serpents and seaweed in 16 hours each by David Wilmot, one of the senior Martele chasers. The cups are 3 1/4 inches tall, and weigh 9.5 troy ounces for the pair.
Condition: Above average condition. No monogram or removal.
The cups are illustrated on page 84 of Pristo's book, Martele: Gorham's Nouveau Art Silver.