Antique George III Sterling Silver Large Tea Urn London 1814 Paul Storr

GBP 29,500.00

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Object Description

A fine George III silver two-handled tea urn, by Paul Storr, London 1814, of classical vase form, ribbon-tied foliate handles, the neck chased with foliage and anthemion decoration and acanthus leaf border. The centre front has a contemporary hand engraved armorial for importance with part-fluted decoration above and below. The fabulous fluted tap has a lion mask spout and fluted ivory handle. The top of the tea urn has a delightful fluted pull-off cover with a crest and detachable fluted and foliate finial and the interior with a silver heating rod holder. The tea urn sits on a raised fluted circular foot which has a square base and four sumptuous winged paw feet.

Weight: 170 troy ounces/5296 grams

Height: 21.5 inches/54.5cm

Width: 18.8 inches/27.5cm

Diameter: 9 inches/22.75cm (bowl widest)

Condition: Excellent throughout

Provenance: Alexander Campbell (1768-1817), and then by family descent to the current owner.
The arms are those of Campbell of Hallyard, granted in 1814 to Alexander Campbell.

Object Condition

Excellent throughout

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