The identical hallmark illustrated in Carpenter page 224. Classic urn shape with beading and Greek key and hand raised acanthus. And center leaf and floral on repeating scale background. Bell dome cover retains the original beaded urn and bell finial.Twin leaf engraved overhead swing handle rising from leafy double vine. Ending in boldly cast Renaissance gargoyles with spread wings.
And bulging knuckle paw and claw over beaded rim. Atop matching leaf and flower engraved stand, which retains both.
Atop acanthus crown double scroll leaf tip feet united by pierced leaf and vine panel. This c1855 Tiffany sterling gargoyle handle tea kettle on matching stand is 17 1/2 inches tall.And 10 inches wide from spout to edge and the set weighs 73 standard ounces. Rich sterling patina, retains original detail. Retains both original chained securing pins, these are almost always never retained. The handle secure and retains original stops. The item "Tiffany Sterling Tea Set Tea Kettle c1855 Gargoyles" is in sale since Wednesday, September 18, 2019.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (.925)\Tea/Coffee Pots & Sets". The seller is "supershrink" and is located in Supply, North Carolina. This item can be shipped to United States.