Gorham Aesthetic Sterling Silver Squirrel Bowl c. 1870
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A Sterling Silver figural squirrel pedestal bowl made by Gorham circa 1870. The bowl stands 11 5/8 inches tall by 14 3/4 inches long and weighs 33.5 troy ounces. There is cast and applied foliage at the front and back of the bowl with a monogrammed cartouche on the front. The back feature a squirrel perched atop the spiraling handle. It is in good condition. The bottom is clearly hallmarked.