Description

    A VICTORIAN SILVER-PLATED HOT WATER KETTLE, circa 1875
    Marks: JR., &, S, (leopard's head), EP, BY HER MAJESTY ROYAL LETTERS PATENT
    15 inches high (38.1 cm)

    From a Private Waco Collection
    The tapering cylindrical urn with cast final atop lid with star-shape pierced border, pierced covered spout rises from goat mask, cornucopia adorned S-scroll handle, front of body with engraved warrior on horseback slaying a dragon with swag beneath inscribed QUO FATA VOCANT , topped by a lion passant over crown, chased oval cartouche to verso, all resting on a conforming removable heating system, opening to a tree well impressed bottom and reticulated lid.


    Condition Report*:

    With pin dents and surface scratches commensurate with age.

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    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Hollowware/Pottery/Glass, Large (view shipping information)

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    Auction Dates
    February, 2015
    21st-22nd Saturday-Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 2
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