Sterling Silver Teapot - Antique Victorian

GBP 1,695.00

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Object Description

An exceptional, fine and impressive, large antique Victorian English sterling silver teapot; an addition to our silver teaware collection.

This impressive antique Victorian sterling silver teapot has a circular rounded, panelled form.

The impressive panelled body is embellished with bright cut engraved floral sprays, alternating with large scrolling leaf designs.

The decoration to the body incorporates two scrolling leaf bordered vacant cartouches.

This large Victorian teapot is fitted with a flush hinged hallmarked cover, ornamented with a continuation of the aforementioned bright cut engraved decoration; the flush hinge indicates the high quality of the piece.

The teapot retains the original, large sterling silver finial, reflecting the design of the body.

This exceptional example of antique silverware is fitted with an impressive C shaped handle, ornamented with further bright cut engraved decoration to the elevated thumbpiece.

The fine and impressive panelled swan necked spout is ornamented with bright cut engraved flower and leaf designs.

This antique teapot is supported by a plain panelled spreading foot.

Length from back of handle to tip of spout 27cm/10.6″
Width 17cm/6.7″
Width of foot 9cm/3.5″
Height 18cm/7.1″

24.1 troy ounces/750g

Object History

Maker: Charles Riley & George Storer
Date: 1840
Origin: London, England

Object Literature


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Object Condition

This antique Victorian teapot is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional presentation condition.

The interior of the teapot has been professionally cleaned and is ready for use.

The bright cut engraved decoration is very crisp.

Full hallmarks struck to the underside and part hallmarks struck to the interior of the cover are all very clear.

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

Object Details

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

+44 (0)191 240 2645
+44 (0)7836 286218

Dealer Location

35b St Georges Terrace
Tyne and Wear

Tel: +44 (0) 191 240 2645

Fax: +44 (0) 191 240 2647

VAT: GB 500 0310 42

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