Set of five gilt kettles on conforming stands by various makers
English, Early 20th Century
Largest: Height 46cm, width 26cm, depth 23cm
Smallest: Height 36cm, width 30cm, depth 25cm
This group of five beautiful kettles includes examples by a variety of celebrated English makers, including Elkington, Padley, Parkin & Staniforth, and Mappin and Webb. Each kettle is formed from gilt metal—the gilding being a later addition. The kettles evince a variety of ornate styles, and each kettle is raised by its own conforming stand. Several of the kettles include ivory handles and insulators. The kettles are fully marked with the emblems of their respective makers.