Art Nouveau sterling silver desk box. Made by Gorham in Providence. Rectangular with molded base. Cover hinged and curved with molded rim. Applied to cover two joined frames, inset with nude man and women joining hands across the border. Poignant. Figures entwined and covered by flowers and foliage. Box interior cedar lined and partitioned. Cover interior lightly gilt Hallmark includes no. 301. Fine condition.
Dimensions: H 2 3/4 x W 9 3/4 x D 6 1/4 in. Total weight: 31.8 troy ounces. BM515