Antique George II Silver Kettle


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Object Description

A handsome antique sterling silver samovar of globular form having a folding handle with leather finish. Plain style with gadroon borders and hand engraved armorial to the front. Pretty flower finial. The matching stand has an ornate cast and pierced frieze and stands on large shell feet; the integral oil reservoir has a push on top. All pieces with a matching crest.
Contains 1700 ml.
Weight 1349 grams, 43.3 troy ounces.
Total height 35 cm (handle extended)/ kettle height 25 cm (handle extended), 15.5 cm (to top of kettle).
London 1754.
Maker Henry Dutton.

Henry Dutton, London silversmith, no record of apprenticeship or freedom. Mark entered as largeworker 1754. Still working in 1773.

Object Condition

This impressive antique silver kettle is in very good condition. Stamped underneath the kettle and stand with a full set of English silver hallmarks, the lid with lion and makers mark, the burner lid with makers mark. The engravings are crisp and matching. The leather handle is in good condition.
Please note that this item is not new and will show moderate signs of wear commensurate with age. Reflections in the photograph may detract from the true representation of this item.

Object Details

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

+44 (0)207 288 1939
+44 (0)7904 297419

Dealer Location

Vault 31-32
The London Silver Vaults
53-64 Chancery Lane
London WC2A 1QS

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