This is a most stunning all original Antique Tilting Silver- Plate Water Kettle complete with it's original lamp-stand and burner and bearing the mark of the famous Elkington of London.
Wonderfully elaborate in the desirable melon shape with a beautiful serpentine foliate handle, it has been superbly chased with large floral bouquets, garlands, foliate scroll work and a circular foliate footed kettle stand and burner.
Beautifully decorated it's melon shaped sides show two decorated floral vacant cartouche ready for your special monogram.
Elkington & Co. ( England circa 1830), their reputation so exceptional, gathered the very finest of silversmiths who created some of the most exquisite Silver plate wares that we all admire today.
These exceptional pieces, known for their workmanship and beauty are now cherished and coveted throughout the world today. Set it out on a server in the Dining Room or a special table in the Hall or Living Room for your family and friends to admire.
Condition: Mint antique condition, exceptionally well cared for.
Dimensions: Pot 7" diameter x approx. 10 1/2" high x 10" long, spout to end. Stand 6 1/4" diameter x 4" high.
This Superb set stands a very impressive 13 1/2" tall.
As one would expect this beauty is fully Hallmarked.