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    A Samuel Kirk & Son Co. Castle Pattern Silver Hot Water Kettle on Stand, Baltimore, Maryland, circa 1907
    Marks: S KIRK AND SO CO, 925/1000
    14 inches high x 10 inches wide (35.6 x 25.4 cm)
    86.68 troy ounces

    Note: Because this lot contains African elephant ivory, this lot can only be sold within the United States.

    The set with floral repoussé work throughout, kettle having squared handle and rams' head mounts to corners, ivory insulators, grape and leaf finial, body with castle scenery to central cartouches, below to stand mounts, sweeping acanthus leaf accents to spout, stand with foliate framework, shaped legs with rams' heads and hooved feet, with stretcher bearing removable burner.


    Condition Report*: Good condition, stand displays warping to burner mount and kettle mount, otherwise with surface scratches commensurate with age.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2015
    12th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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