1879 GORHAM STERLING COMMEMORATIVE WATER PITCHER: Engraved foliate scroll design, inscription reads ''Presented To George Marston, District Attorney for the Southern District of Massachusetts, 1861-1879, by the Bristol County Bar January, 1879. Forsan et haec olim meminisse iuvabit (Perhaps someday it will help)''. Also inscribed George Marston Leonard, 1912; Marston C. Leonard, 1933; Marston L. Leonard, 1943. Marked on base 12 1/4 Pints, Gorham hallmark, 880 Sterling, and 1875 date letter. Measures 12'' h. x 8 1/2''. Approx. 30.3 troy oz.
CONDITION: Note several dents on body.