George III Silver Teapot

GBP 750.00

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Object Description

An elegant antique sterling silver teapot of oval shapely form with bands of pretty bright cut engraving to the body, lid and spout. Simple classic design. There is a foliate cartouche engraved to the front and back, uninscribed.
Teapot weight 496 grams, 16 troy ounces.
Contains 1200 ml. Height 17.5 cm.
Spread 29 cm. Base 12 x 8 cm.
London 1800.
Maker Robert Jones.

Robert Jones I, London silversmith, no record of apprenticeship or freedom. 1st mark as plateworker 1774. 2nd mark, in partnership with John Scofield 1776. His wife Elizabeth entered her mark in 1783 after Jones’s death. Robert Jones II, son of Robert Jones II, apprenticed Hougham 1787, free 1794. Mark entered as plateworker 1796.

Object Condition

The antique silver teapot is in very good condition. The hand engraving is crisp. Stamped underneath with a full set of English silver hallmarks, the lid with the lion marl. The teapot pours beautifully and does not leak.
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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