Teakettle

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1890-1910

GUSN

GUSN-48656

Description

Bulbous body on four applied pierced and curving feet. Engraved and repoussed leaf, floral and medallion pattern on the body. S-curved spout. Domed lid with repousse flowers and leaves. Attached flower and vine finial. Scalloped bale handle applied to the top of the body by leaf terminals. Porcelain rings or heat spacers neat the top of the handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

teakettles
cookware
appliqué (technique)
casting (process)
engraving (printing process)
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
nickel (metal)
plate (material)
piercing
porcelain
repoussé
silver (metal)
floral patterns
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
scalloping
scrollwork
Silver
Nickel
Porcelain
Slip Cast
Scrolled
Applied
Pierced
Stipple Engraved
Repousse
Scalloped
Leaf
Floral
Medallion
TEAKETTLE

Associated Building

Used At Rundlet-May House,

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Dimensions

10 (H), 8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1615

Places

New Hampshire (United States)