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Hot water pot

Object Number: 
INV.14076
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Silver plate
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/4 x 3 3/4 x 5 in. ( 15.9 x 9.5 x 12.7 cm )
Description: 
Cast electroplated silver hot water pot; pear-shaped body tapers to a narrow neck and flares to a high, extended pouring lip with an applied, beaded band around the edge; hinged lid conforms to the shape of the lip and is surmounted by a cast strawberry finial; body seated on a circular foot with a beaded band applied around the edge; s-scroll handle tapers at both ends; engraved floral scroll cartouche in the center surrounded by floral garlands; no maker's marks.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group