Japonesque sterling silver fish server in Hizen pattern. Made by Gorham in Providence. Rectilinear handle with flying crane, carp in wave, and flowers set in shaped frames and on wavy and patchwork grounds. Blade had scalloped top and engraved blossoming branch. A beautiful piece in this pattern, which was first produced in 1880. Late 19th-century hallmark. Excellent condition.
Length: 12 in. Weight: 7.2 troy ounces. #BN680