An antique Gorham glue bottle with sterling silver and gilt lid and brush. The bottle is in the form of a melon or gourd with a silver top and stem. The underside of the top and the brush holder has a gilt wash. The brush is in very good condition and is still soft. A whimsical piece and thoughtful gift for lover of the well-appointed desk.
American sterling silver, Marked for Gorham, last quarter of the 19th C
Measurements; 3” high, 2 ¾” at widest point
Condition Report; Very good, no chips or cracks in the bottle, top edge has scuffing from silver lid