Description

    A Victorian Silver Hot Water Kettle on Stand

    John Samuel Hunt, London, England
    1854-55
    Silver and ivory
    Marks: (lion passant), (leopard's head), (monarch profile), ISH (below crown), T, HUNT & ROSKELL, LATE STORR & MORTIMER 7086
    17.5 in. tall, 92.24 troy ounces

    Of urn shape with embossed scroll decoration, the lid surmounted by a pineapple finial, shaped handle with ivory insulators. On a tripod base with laurel and berry swags, scroll feet terminating in stylized leaf motifs, with attaching pins. Burner ring.


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    October, 2006
    19th-20th Thursday-Friday
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