Sterling Silver Coffee Pot by Hester Bateman - Antique George III

GBP 3,950.00

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Object Description

An exceptional, large and impressive antique Georgian English sterling silver coffee pot by Hester Bateman; an addition to our silver teaware collection.

This exceptional antique George III sterling silver coffee pot has a plain baluster shaped form onto a circular pedestal foot.

The surface of this Georgian coffee pot is plain and unembellished.

This exceptional example of antique silverware is fitted with a hallmarked domed hinged cover encircled with a bead decorated border to the rim and surmounted with an impressive cast sterling silver bead decorated urn shaped finial.

The coffee pot retains the original carved pear wood handle with cast sterling silver terminals, in addition to an exceptional leaf decorated socket in junction with the body.

This antique coffee pot has a cast silver swan necked spout ornamented with graduating bands of bead decoration and accented with a scrolling protrusion and a moulded design to the lip.

The circular domed foot is encircled with a further applied bead decorated border to the rim.

The impressive coffee pot was crafted by the renowned female Georgian silversmith Hester Bateman and is a delicate yet fine piece, with pleasing size proportions; large items of silverware made by this maker are difficult to locate.

Dimensions
Length from back of handle to tip of lip 19.9cm/7.8″

Diameter of body 11.4cm/4.5″

Diameter of foot 10.3cm/4.1″

Height 29cm/11.4″

Weight
26.4 troy ounces/821g

Object History

Maker: Hester Bateman
Date: 1784
Origin: London, England

Object Literature

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All items are fully insured and sent at the risk of AC Silver.

Object Condition

This antique Georgian coffee pot is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional presentation condition.

There are natural fire marks to the surface of the vessel, in keeping with age.

Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the body and part hallmarks to the cover are all very clear; the hallmarks are struck deeply due to the exceptional gauge of silver.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this piece of antique Georgian silverware.

Object Details

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Jesmond
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
Tyne and Wear
UK
NE2 2SU

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