AMERICAN STERLING TEA KETTLE & STAND c1920 HAND CARVED - GEORGIAN. A beautifully hand carved American sterling silver tea kettle on matching stand, retaining.
The original hallmarked burner and chained securing pins. Hallmarked Sterling and inventory number, the maker is unknown to us. The set possible from Howard Co. New York, or Ensko Co. Or another of the boutique silver workshops, known for hand decorated re-creations of antique silver designs.
In George III inspired slender oval with beaded rim and base. Bright cut engraved center crossed bough framed shield, suspended from twin streaming leaf. Recessed hinge cover retains the original beaded shoulder urn and globe finial.Tapering straight spout as found on the original c1790 design. Fixed overhead handle, retains the original wood center set within beaded collar. Atop matching oval footed stand with pierced leaf and vine. Along base, allows for venting heat from the kettle. Stand retains the original skeleton form, chained securing pins. And the original butterfly door urn shape burner, with original wood. Stand atop S scroll vine leg with beaded edge oval step feet. Period engraved script monogram appears to be MOF? This vintage American sterling silver Georgian tea kettle is 13 inches. On stand and the complete set weights 64 standard ounces. The hand decorated work retains original detail. Tip of spout with tiny bend. The item "Sterling Silver Tea Set Kettle & Stand Georgian 64 Ounces" is in sale since Friday, January 17, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (.925)\Tea/Coffee Pots & Sets". The seller is "supershrink" and is located in Worcester, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped to United States.