Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Mark of Ebenezer Cole (New York, NY), circa 1818-1826, each with die rolled grapevine decoration to shoulder and foot, each with period bright-cut engraved monogram EA
Sugar bowl 7.75 in.
24.65 total troy oz.The Lifelong Collection of Keith and Caroline Gray, Charlotte, NC.
Keith and Caroline Gray were passionate about antiques, art, and history. Together they attended antique shows and auctions for decades – assembling a collection particularly strong on American coin silver, Asian art, historical documents, early images, and English ceramics. Both were longtime supporters of the Mint Museum in Charlotte, with Caroline serving in multiple capacities from docent to a member of the acquisitions board and trustee. Caroline translated her love of material culture into a successful career, becoming a certified property appraiser in Charlotte.
Minor denting; dent and associated scratch to back side of sugar bowl.