Antique George III Sterling Silver Teapot
Antique George III Sterling Silver Teapot
Antique George III Sterling Silver Teapot
Antique George III Sterling Silver Teapot
Antique George III Sterling Silver Teapot
Antique George III Sterling Silver Teapot
Antique George III Sterling Silver Teapot
Antique George III Sterling Silver Teapot
Antique George III Sterling Silver Teapot
Antique George III Sterling Silver Teapot
Antique George III Sterling Silver Teapot
Antique George III Sterling Silver Teapot

JAMES BARBER & WILLIAM WHITWELL (worked from 1814)

Antique George III Sterling Silver Teapot

1814 York

Offered by AC Silver

£1,695 gbp
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This exceptional antique George III sterling silver teapot has an oval rounded form onto four ball style feet.

The lower portion of the body is embellished with embossed fluted decoration, incorporating a vacant cartouche to either side.

The flared shoulders of the teapot are ornamented with an applied gadroon decorated border accented with leaf and rose motifs to each rounded corner and a simplified design to the centre of each side.

This fine York silver teapot is fitted with a plain flush hinged hallmarked cover embellished with further embossed fluted decoration to the domed portion; the flush hinge indicates the fine quality of this piece.

The cover retains the original sterling silver oval fluted finial with a central floral motif.

The teapot is fitted with a C shaped handle ornamented with a panel of ribbed decoration in addition to an impressive single leaf thumbpiece.

This antique teapot has an impressive flat sided swan necked spout with an impressive applied leaf design to the upper plateaued surface and a fluted motif to the underside.

This exceptional teapot was crafted by James Barber & William Whitwell in the provincial city York, England.

Dimensions

Length from back of handle to tip of spout 28.3cm/11.1"

Width 14.7cm/5.8"

Height to top of thumbpiece 16.5cm/6.5"

Weight

25.4 troy ounces/790g


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This antique teapot is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in excellent condition, in keeping with age.

The embossed and applied decoration is very sharp.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this example of Georgian teaware.
Maker: James Barber & William Whitwell

Origin: York, England

Date: 1814
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A1999 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase.
Stock Code
A1999
Medium
An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Georgian English sterling silver teapot made in York; an addition to our silver teaware collection
Signed/Inscribed
Full hallmarks struck to the underside of the teapot and part hallmarks to the interior of the cover are all very clear.
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