Portable teakettle with lamp and stand

Portable teakettle with lamp and stand
  • Title :     Portable teakettle with lamp and stand
  • Artist:     Frederick Courthope Designer Frederick Courthope Maker
  • Accession:     TD1991.153.1 a-c
  • Country:     Great Britain London
  • Date:     1900
  • Dimensions:     Inches 29-1/2 10-1/2 7-1/2 Dimensions, overall Inches 10 10-1/2 7-1/2 Dimensions, teakettle (a) Inches 20-1/4 10-1/2 diameter Dimensions, stand (b) Inches 4-7/8 2-1/2 2 Dimensions, lamp (c), Centimeters 74.9 26.7 19.1 Dimensions, overall Centimeters 25.4 26.7 19.1 Dimensions, teakettle (a) Centimeters 51.4 19.1 diameter Dimensions, stand (b) Centimeters 12.4 6.4 5.1 Dimensions, lamp (c)
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Collection Theme:     Arts and Crafts
  • Subject:     Metal/Metal Design , Food and Beverage
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     TD1991.153.1 A-C.JPG
  • Tags:     Arts and Crafts~British Arts and Crafts~Decorative Arts and Furniture
Portable silver teakettle with accompanying lamp and stand; teakettle has a bulbous body with repeated curvilinear forms, circular foot with curvilinear openwork designs, hinged lid with shell finial and wooden handle; accompanying stand consists of curvilinear elongated hand-hammered copper forms extending up from a silver circular base which are banded together at upper center with silver ring serving as a support for lamp; stand continues to extend upwards from a silver ring and supports another larger ring serving as a holder for teakettle when placed on stand; lamp includes similar bulbous body and contains a wick which adjusts by rotating toothpick-like silver handle secured on top. a: teakettle, b: stand, c: lamp