An American coin silver covered compote
by Gorham Mfg. Co., Providence, RI, circa 1870, retailed by J. W. Tucker & Co., San Francisco
The domed saucer lid surmounted by a fruiting branch finial, the gilt interior engraved with central stylized foliage, weight approximately 41 oz troy.
height 11 1/2in (29.2cm); greatest diameter 9 1/2in (24.1cm)