DescriptionA TIFFANY & CO. SILVER HOT WATER KETTLE ON STAND
Tiffany & Co., New York, New York, circa 1886-1887
Marks: TIFFANY & CO., STERLING SILVER, 8898 MAKERS 2615, 925-1000, T
13-1/8 inches high (33.3 cm)
58.60 troy ounces (including non-silver material)
The kettle of bulbous-form with sloped neck, domed reeded hinged lid with wood finial, engraved bands of floral and foliate to lid, neck and rim, body with vertical reeds emanating from conforming foot, U-form segmented wood handle with silver mounts issuing from the mouths of animal-form heads, stand with two openwork supports with lion masks and loop handle under double pins, the whole raised on a quadripartite base centered with burner and ending in claw toes; monogrammed to neck of kettle.
One of the supports has been resoldered to base.
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