Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Philadelphia, PA (active circa 1850-1860), hand-chased landscape scene with pagodas and palm trees, period engraving "Kate," applied die rolled bands to foot and rim, ornate scrolled handle with acanthus motif.
3.45 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shows and auctions for decades – assembling a collection particularly strong on American coin silver, Asian art, historical documents, early images, and English ceramics.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.
Some mis-shaping and denting to body; light scratching.