Lot 34: Chinese Export Silver Tea Kettle on Stand
December 2, 2016
Hillsborough, NC, USALive Auction
mark of Wang Hing & Co. of Hong Kong and Canton, circa 1900, the tea kettle decorated with birds perched on and soaring beyond prunus branches, the swing handle and stand in the form of bamboo, with original removable burner.
HOA 12.5 in.
46.35 total troy oz.
Private Collection of a Gentleman, East Tennessee
Condition Report: The lid to pot is detached; minor denting and scratching; some staining to ivory insulators on handle.