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    Sale 1964

    Christie's Interiors

    5 - 6 February 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 248

    AN AMERICAN SILVER SEVEN-PIECE TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE,**

    MARKS FOR GORHAM, PROVIDENCE, 1926-1933,

    Price Realised  

    AN AMERICAN SILVER SEVEN-PIECE TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE,**
    MARKS FOR GORHAM, PROVIDENCE, 1926-1933,
    in the 'St. Dunstan' pattern, comprising a teapot, a coffee pot, a hot water pot, stand, and burner, a sugar bowl, a milk jug, a waste bowl, and a two-handled tray; each fully marked; monogrammed
    The coffee pot, the tallest, 9in. (22.9cm.) high, 268oz. approximate gross weight (7)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    FROM THE ESTATE OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR. PROCEEDS FROM THE SALE TO BENEFIT THE NATIONAL TRUST FOR HISTORIC PRESERVATION
    (LOTS 248-250)