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    A J.E. Caldwell & Co. Silver Hot Water Kettle on Stand, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, circa 1885
    Marks: STERLING, J.E. CALDWELL & CO, 6
    10-1/2 inches high (26.7 cm) (kettle on stand, handle raised)
    41.93 troy ounces

    The hot water kettle having ribbed and gadrooned body and lid, handle and finial to lid of ebonized wood, monogrammed PWG below rear handle joint, kettle raised on circular base with scrolled frame, base raised on four bun feet.


    Condition Report*: Stand missing burner, light warping to kettle's pins, push to kettle base, feet to stand base uneven, light scattered pin dents to kettle body, matching control numbers to kettle and base, otherwise presenting well with surface scratches commensurate with age, polishing, and use.
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    Auction Dates
    October, 2016
    18th Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 10
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