Toy Kettle with Cover
Marked by David Clayton (free 1689)
Object Place: Europe, London, England
H. 6.9 cm x W. 6.2 cm x D. 4 cm (2 11/16 x 2 7/16 x 1 9/16 in.); Weight: 31.2 gm (1 oz)
Medium or Technique
Silver and wood
Not On View
The squat pear-shaped kettle is formed from two pieces of sheet. It has a straight, tapering spout and a wooden handle mounted on hinged brackets.
On underside, maker's mark DC (Grimwade 452); (repeated on each side of handle), On body, lion passant.
John S. Barnet, Shreve, Crump & Low, Co., Boston, Theodora Wilbour Fund in Memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour. (Accession Date: December 8, 1955)
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour