Three-piece George III Silver Tea Set
- Sold for:
- European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2542B
- Date / Time :
- April 09, 2011 10:00AM
Three-piece George III Silver Tea Set, London, 1803-04, Hannah Northcote, maker, ovoid, with beaded upper rim, short spouts, and angular handles, comprising a teapot with ivory lid finial and fruitwood ear handle, open sugar, and creamer, engraved with coat of arms verso, and crest recto, teapot ht. 4 3/8 in., approx. 34 troy oz.
teapot: handle and/or lid finial likely later. Finial appears missing a small section. spots of solder at handle where joins sockets.
creamer showing very light compression of base of handle into body.
all with some age typical wear, including a few light, scattered dings, and wear to engraving.