Property of various owners
An American sterling silver figural compote, of California mining interest
by Gorham Mfg. Co., Providence, RI, 1876
The parcel gilt standard modeled as a figure of Minerva standing on an orb, monogrammed "J.E.B" and inscribed "Cerro Gordo Mines," weight approximately 44 oz troy.
height 11 1/2in (29cm)