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    J. Kurz & Co., Hanau, Germany, circa 1870
    Marks: J (swan) K, (weevil)
    15 x 10 x 6-1/2 inches (38.1 x 25.4 x 16.5 cm) (hot water kettle on stand)
    381.6 ounces (gross)

    The service comprising hot water kettle on stand with burner, teapot, coffee pot, covered sugar bowl, creamer, waste bowl and tray (30-1/2" x 20-1/2"), chased strap work design throughout, baluster forms with ribbed conforming foot, shaped figural handle with head as thumb rest to kettle, tea & coffee pots and creamer, and applied masks to handles of sugar bowl and tray.

    The coffee pot and creamer are marked E (cherry) O, and each piece is stamped with a French import mark. It is likely that the components of the service were assembled by a French retailer.

    Condition Report*: The service is in very good condition with surface scratches commensurate with age.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2012
    5th Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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