AMERICAN SILVER SIX-PIECE TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE, WILLIAM B. DURGIN CO., PROVIDENCE, RHODE ISLAND, 1900-30.Est. $900-$1,200
Sold: $1,680 ($1,400)
Comprising a hot water kettle on lampstand, teapot, coffeepot, sugar bowl and cover, cream pitcher and waste bowl; each of partly-fluted rectangular form, ebonized-wood handles and finials, each engraved on both sides with an oval medallion within a floral wreath, one enclosing the initials “ATH” and the other “DO,” inscribed beneath the base “From J.W.L. and A.L.” in script, each with factory mark, “STERLING,” pattern 605, and retailers mark “HODGSON, KENNARD & CO./ BOSTON.” 115 oz. total. Height of hot water kettle on lampstand 11 ¾ inches.