Gorham Whiting Lily Sterling Silver Serving fork - No Monograms. The origins of Gorham are in 1831 when the firm of Jabez Gorham was joined by Henry L. Webster in the Gorham & Webster. ITEM: Made by Gorham for only a few short years, here's a stunning serving set in silver!Called Virginiana andfeaturing a floral design (poppies, orchids and other flowers and foliage), the set comprises a serving fork and slotted serving spoon. Definitely a dessert set, I think, for Trifle, Strawberry Shortcake, Fruit - any sweet confection you can think of that comes in a large bowl! The company moved into a new headquarters in Providence, RI in 1890 as employment surpassed 500, and in 1905 they opened a retail outlet on Fifth Avenue in New York City. Throughout the latter half of the 19th century and into the 20th, Gorham attracted some of the best designers and silver artisans in the world. The item "ANTIQUE STERLING SILVER GORHAM SERVING FORK ART NOUVEAU 4.6 oz WHITING LILY" is in sale since Monday, July 29, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (. The seller is "4744366" and is located in Andover, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped worldwide.