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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2754B Boston
October 11, 2014 10:00 AMCalender
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Regency Sterling Silver Teapot

$431$350
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2754B Location: Boston Date / Time: October 11, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Regency Sterling Silver Teapot, London, 1814-15, Samuel Hennell & John Terry, maker, neoclassical, the squat form with gadrooned registers to hinged cover and shoulder, body repousse-decorated with alternating acanthus leaves and anemone, and with engraved armorial to body and turned wood finial and handle, ht. 5 1/2 in., approx. 23.4 troy oz.
Estimate $500-700

Cover with potential monogram removal or repaired dent. Metal fatigue to hinge. Age-typical wear.


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Keywords

London, John Terry, Samuel Hennell, Metal fatigue