Tea Kettle and Warmer
Ivory and Metal
H 9 in x L 11.75 in x W 13 in
Bequest. Brannon, Elisabeth. 1984
Silvered tea kettle with stand and burner (бульотка - a tea kettle with a stand which holds an alcohol-burning lamp for heating.) Teakettle has hinged handle with two ivory bands, hinged lid with ivory finial, two pegs on either side for supporting kettle on the stand. Stand has circular base with four feet, circular alcohol burner in center of base, and two supports for suspending the kettle.
Inscriptions & Markings
Marks: crown over AK in shield; profile facing left in circle; GP in chamfered rectangle; stamped 1.