An exceptional, fine and impressive, large antique George III English sterling silver teapot; an addition to our Georgian silver teaware collection.
This exceptional antique George III sterling silver teapot has a plain oval rounded form onto a collet style foot.
The plain surface of this large silver teapot is embellished with a concave channel.
This fine Georgian teapot is fitted with a plain domed flush hinged hallmarked cover which retains the original sterling silver rounded rectangular finial, securing to the interior with a wing nut; the flush hinge indicates the fine quality of the piece.
The teapot retains the original angular carved pear wood handle with a plain scrolling thumbpiece and faceted sterling silver sockets.
This antique teapot has an impressive plain flat topped swan necked spout with a lobed pouring hole to the lip.
Length from back of handle to tip of spout 30.5cm/12″
Length of body 17.5cm/6.9″
Width of body 13.5cm/5.3″
Height to top of thumbpiece 15.5cm/6.1″
23.2 troy ounces/720g