For delivery before christmas
order by noon monday december 13 for standard ground
order by noon thursday december 16 for second day air
order by noon monday december 20 for next day air



#78724 - Repousse by American Maker ICE CREAM SERVER ALL SILVER
#78724 - Repousse by American Maker ICE CREAM SERVER ALL SILVER
#78724 - Repousse by American Maker ICE CREAM SERVER ALL SILVER

Repousse by American Maker

ICE CREAM SERVER, c. 1895, Repousse Style

$229.00

ICE CREAM SERVER, c. 1895, Repousse Style

Stock No.
78724
Length
9 7/8 Inches
Qty. Available
In Stock: 1

Description

A sterling silver ice cream server, unknown maker, American, circa late 19th century, in a repousse-style pattern; length is 9 7/8 inches, weight is 4.15 troy ounces. One method of serving ice cream during the 19th century was to bring the confection to the table in a single block, either by itself or in a baked crust, and serving it in slices. Sterling silver ice cream servers or slices were used to serve the delicacy. In 1802 a guest at the President's house said that Mr. Jefferson served ice cream in a piping hot crust which "...crumbled into thin flakes."

: