MEAD SILVER TEA SET TEA KETTLE & STAND c1850 ST. A rare mid-19th century St. Louis coin silver tea kettle on matching stand.
From the not often observed shop of Edmund Mead & Co. Listed from 1842 both silversmiths & retailers - mostly flatwares. A kettle & stand of this size from the firm is rare.
Tapering ovoid with fine bead trim and slender petal. Cover retains the original leaf and flower finial. Leaf and berry wrap branch overhead swing handle, berry and leaf terminal. Conforming leaf and flower entwined around the branch form spout, with rough.
Petal rim stand with both chained securing pins. Atop flower and vine wrap twin leaf tip feet, united by. Pierced flower and leaf panel. This rare c1850 Edmund Mead & Co. Silver branch handle and spout.
Kettle on stand 16 1/2 inches and weighs 81 standard ounces. Interior clean as if little used. Retains both original chained securing pins. Handle retains original heat stops.With even tiny bits of material from endangered species. Mead Silver Tea Kettle & Stand TEA SET c1850 St. Louis 81 OZ" is in sale since Friday, July 27, 2018.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Coin Silver (. The seller is "runwithme" and is located in Worcester, Massachusetts.
This item can be shipped to United States.