Tea Kettle And Stand (USA), 1888
This is a Tea kettle and stand. It was manufactured by Dominick and Haff, New York and retailed by Bailey, Banks and Biddle. It is dated 1888 and we acquired it in 1980. Its medium is cast, chased, repoussé silver, ivory. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.
This object was
Mrs. Norris W. Harkness.
It is credited
Gift of Mrs. Norris W. Harkness.
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Its dimensions are
H x W x D (a/d): 30.5 x 23.5 x 19 cm (12 in. x 9 1/4 in. x 7 1/2 in.)
It has the following markings
Stamped in block caps on underside: Bailey Banks and Biddle, Sterling, 88, maker's mark of lozenges and circle with date 88
It is inscribed
On underside of kettle: family crest of rampant stag head with arrow above a gothic "N"
Cite this object as
Tea Kettle And Stand (USA), 1888; Manufactured by Dominick and Haff, New York ; cast, chased, repoussé silver, ivory; H x W x D (a/d): 30.5 x 23.5 x 19 cm (12 in. x 9 1/4 in. x 7 1/2 in.); Gift of Mrs. Norris W. Harkness; 1980-20-1-a/d