10-03-2009 10-03-2009
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2475 Boston
October 3, 2009 10:00AMCalender
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Early George III Silver Teapot

$889$750
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2475 Location: Boston Date / Time: October 03, 2009 10:00AM

Description:

Early George III Silver Teapot, London, 1760, Thomas Whipham and Charles Wright, makers, squat inverted pear shaped, with slightly domed lid, fluted and reeded pear finial, scrolled wood handle, engraved at girdle with flowering vine, on spreading foot, monogrammed, ht. 6 in., approx. 16 troy oz.
Estimate $250-350

lid finial pushed in a bit to one side. wear to the engraved design and monogram. period monogram to one side, later set of monograms to other side. minor overall age wear.

Keywords

London, Charles Wright, Thomas Whipham