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    Sale 2176

    Christie's Interiors

    16 - 17 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 331

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

    MOST MARK OF DURGIN, CONCORD RETAILED BY SHREVE & CO., CIRCA 1907,

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    AN AMERICAN SIX-PIECE SILVER TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE,**
    MOST MARK OF DURGIN, CONCORD RETAILED BY SHREVE & CO., CIRCA 1907,
    etched with floral garlands, comprising a teapot with hinged cover; a coffee pot with hinged cover; a hot water pot with hinged cover, stand and burner; a two handled sugar bowl and cover; a cream jug; a waste bowl; each marked 'Sterling', most engraved on the base 'June 1, 1907'; and a monogrammed tray, the tray with retailer's mark for Chatillion Co.
    The hot water pot 9¼in. (23.5cm.) long, 222oz. approximate gross weight (9)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR