Moore was first listed in Manhattan in 1839. His silver was retailed by the finest New York shops such as Gelston & Treadwell. A renowned designer and silversmith, best know for the Collins tea service, made entire from. California (gold rush) mined silver, and.Exhibited at the Crystal Palace, London, 1851. He took over Tiffany's silver work shops in 1851.
Squat inverted pear form with bulbous fluting alternating with. Applied leaf and floral sprays.Raised flower head and wispy vine rim. Cover retains the original leaf and flower finial with original fastener below. Satin chased leaf framed swing handle. Kettle atop conforming satin surface winged vine leaf center scroll feet. Stand with hand engraved leaf and vine and one of the two securing pins present. Retains the original, fully hallmarked two wick burner. Leaf and bead crown tapering folded edge leaf tip feet, united. By leaf and floral garland streams.
Moore tea kettle on matching stand is just under 14 inches. And the complete set weighs 90 standard ounces. Interior clean as if little or never used. Rich silver patina, retains original detail. Stand lacking one pin, and one present is unchained.
Moore Silver Tea Set c1850 Tiffany Fame 90 Ounces" is in sale since Sunday, February 10, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Coin Silver (. The seller is "supershrink" and is located in Supply, North Carolina. This item can be shipped to United States.