Marked with Gorham hallmarks and Sterling. W monogram for Willard on handle. From the Bradford Family Collection. Collected from the Elizabeth Bradford Rusnell Estate in Taos, NM, the family was directly descended from William Bradford, the first Governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony. Gates Willard was 5X Great Grandson of Bradford and a prominent citizen of New York, NY. Please see pictures for condition details as the photos are considered part of the description.