This impressive antique Victorian sterling silver spirit kettle on stand has a plain oval rounded form.
The lower portion of the body is embellished with fine and impressive fluted decoration, in the Queen Anne style.
This antique tea kettle is fitted with a hinged hallmarked cover, which also features fluted decoration and retains the original and impressive carved painted wood and sterling silver urn style finial.
This fine example of antique teaware is fitted with an impressive plain angular handle to either side of the central original carved painted wood handpiece.
The antique tea kettle is fitted with an impressive spout, ornamented to the underside with embossed fluted decoration.
The kettle detaches from the original hallmarked sterling silver stand supported by four impressive fluted decorated legs accented with a simplified leaf motif to each terminal.
The stand incorporates a plain frame which retains the original detachable spirit burner, ornamented with further fluted decoration and incorporating a hallmarked hinged snuffer.
The kettle stand is fitted with the original chains and hallmarked security pegs.
The underside of the kettle bears the retailer's mark 'Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Company LTD, 112 Regent Street. W'.
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