Vintage Gorham Strasbourg Sterling Silver 1132/1133 Creamer Pitcher & Sugar Bowl For Sale
VINTAGE MARKED GORHAM STRASBOURG SOLID STERLING SILVER 1132 & 1133 CREAMER PITCHER & SUGAR BOWL~ TOTAL SERVING WEIGHT FOR BOTH PIECES IS 176.7 GRAMS ~~ NO RESERVE ~Being offered for your consideration, with , is this set of vintage Gorham Strasbourg pattern solid sterling silver creamer pitcher and sugar bowl.PLEASE NOTE that the photographs included with this sale are of the actual vintage Gorham Strasbourg sugar bowl and creamer pitcher being offered.ALSO NOTE that I have a three day return policy on any item I fail to describe accurately in the sale description below. MEASUREMENTSPITCHER TOTAL WIDTH: 5 INCHESPITCHER TOTAL WEIGHT: 86 GRAMSSUGAR BOWL TOTAL WIDTH: 5 1/2 INCHESSUGAR BOWL TOTAL WEIGHT: 90.6 GRAMSHISTORYJabez Gorham and Henry Webster founded Gorham Silver in Providence, Rhode Island, in 1831. Originally the company specialized in the production of coin silver spoons, thimbles, jewelry, and combs. With the passage of the importation tariff in 1842 the company expanded their product lines to include sterling silver flatware and holloware. The Strasbourg pattern was one of the most popular patterns ever produced by Gorham. The pattern pays homage to the city of Strasbourg, France, and features a border of an alternating scroll motif. DESCRIPTIONThis sale is for a Gorham Strasbourg sterling silver 1132 sugar bowl and 1133 creamer pitcher. Both pieces feature the decorating scrolling Strasbourg motif encircling the rims. The bottom of the the sugar bowl is marked GORHAM STERLING 1132; the bottom of the creamer pitcher is marked GORHAM STERLING my opinion both the sugar bowl and the creamer pitcher are in excellent condition. The surface of the sterling silver is free of any dents or damaged areas. I have polished both pieces to the best of my ability. This set has come from a smoke free estate collection and is odor free.~SHIPPING COSTS~ I am shipping this set to you via United States Priority Mail shipping; your package will be fully insured. I want my customers to be fully pleased with their purchase; to this end I have provided several photographs of the item and described it as accurately as possible. After packaging this Gorham Strasbourg sugar bowl and creamer set, shipping box and packaging materials together weigh 1 pounds 15 ounces. I am happy to combine shipping and insurance costs with other sale items listed by me. All sale items will be boxed and packaged appropriately with tissue paper, bubble wrap, and Styrofoam peanuts. Buyer to pay ~ACTUAL~ postage costs for United States Priority Mail insured shipping. I charge actual shipping and insurance costs only; any overpayment of shipping costs will be refunded to the buyer.This item is also available for local pick up. Please e-mail me privately BEFORE offerDINGfor an estimate of shipping and insurance costs to destinations outside of the United States. Please note that I require insurance on any sale item with an ending price of over $20.00 necessitating shipment via Priority Mail International insured shipping. Unfortunately I am no longer able to ship items to Italy. I require Priority Mail shipment on all packages to France. ~PAYMENT~ can be made in the form of PAYPAL or cash upon pickup. Payment must be received within 7 days of the close of the sale. Please e-mail us with any additional questions concerning payment options or other general questions about this sale. Thank you for your interest in this set of vintage Gorham Strasbourg pattern solid sterling silver creamer pitcher and sugar bowl, good luck with your offerding, and happy sales.