DescriptionA 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.
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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