An American sterling silver coffee pot by the Gorham Silver Company, Providence, Rhode Island – a fine example of Gorham’s unusual early decorative work. Pot bears the date symbol for 1889. Script initials on body. Height 8 inches. Base diameter 3 7/8 inches. Weight all in 454 grams. See Gorham Silver 1831-1981 by Charles H. Carpenter, Jr., for a similarly-engraved pot. Condition: excellent.