The Uplift Kettle features heat-resistant, non-slip natural cork handles. Simply lift the kettle by its handle and tilt; the spout opens automatically for pouring. A whistle signals when the water is ready. The Uplift Kettle is a product of OXO, a world-renowned manufacturer whose work is featured in the Museum's collection. Made of polished high-grade stainless steel with durable zinc finishes and cork accents. Hand-wash only.