A fine handmade sterling silver comport by Poul Petersen, Montreal c. 1960. Circular shape on ring foot with pierced and scalloped rim. Engraved with a script monogram G in the centre. 11" (28cm) across, 1 3/8" (3.5cm) high, 15.8 troy oz, (492g).
For a short bio of Poul Petersen please see our article on Canadian Silversmiths of the 20th Century.