Sterling Silver Coffee Urn - Antique George III
Sterling Silver Coffee Urn - Antique George III
Sterling Silver Coffee Urn - Antique George III
Sterling Silver Coffee Urn - Antique George III
Sterling Silver Coffee Urn - Antique George III
Sterling Silver Coffee Urn - Antique George III
Sterling Silver Coffee Urn - Antique George III
Sterling Silver Coffee Urn - Antique George III
Sterling Silver Coffee Urn - Antique George III
Sterling Silver Coffee Urn - Antique George III
Sterling Silver Coffee Urn - Antique George III
Sterling Silver Coffee Urn - Antique George III
Sterling Silver Coffee Urn - Antique George III

JOHN MCDONALD (worked 1790-1820)

Sterling Silver Coffee Urn - Antique George III

1805 Edinburgh

Offered by AC Silver

£3,950 gbp
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This impressive antique George III sterling silver coffee urn/samovar has a plain urn shaped form onto a spreading circular pedestal foot.

The anterior and posterior surface of this antique coffee urn is plain and embellished with a contemporary bright cut engraved crest of a cockerel displayed.

The upper rim of the body is encircled with a bands of applied reed decoration.

The anterior surface of the body incorporates a fine and impressive spigot incorporating the impressive original carved fan-shaped handle.

The samovar is fitted with a pair of narrow loop handles with plain rounded terminals.

This impressive Georgian samovar retains the original plain waisted, domed hallmarked push fit cover surmounted with an impressive sterling silver tapering finial.

The urn is supported by a plain circular pedestal to a circular swept foot with a collet style rim.

Dimensions

Width across handles 21.5cm/8.5"
Length to front of spout 17cm/6.7"
Diameter of rim 9.2cm/3.6"
Diameter of foot 11cm/4.3"
Height 30cm/11.8"

Weight

28.7 troy ounces/891g


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This antique samovar is a very good gauge of silver, excellent quality and in excellent presentation condition in keeping with age.
The bright cut engraved heraldry has wear in keeping with age.
Full Scottish hallmarks struck to the rim of the foot, in addition to the part hallmarks to the sleeve of the cover are all very clear.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this piece of Georgian silverware.
Maker: John McDonald
Date: 1805
Origin: Edinburgh, Scotland
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A7337 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase
Dimensions
Height 30.00 cm (11.81 inches)
Width 21.50 cm (8.46 inches)
Depth 17.00 cm (6.69 inches)
Diameter 11.00 cm (4.33 inches)
Weight 28.70oz t (892.57g)
Stock Code
A7337
Medium
A fine and impressive antique George III Scottish sterling silver coffee urn; an addition to our Georgian silver teaware collection
Signed/Inscribed
Full Scottish hallmarks struck to the rim of the foot, in addition to the part hallmarks to the sleeve of the cover are all very clear.
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