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    Sale 5366

    Christie's Interiors- Style & Spirit

    23 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 64

    A GEORGE III SILVER TEAPOT AND STAND

    MARK OF URQUHART & HART, LONDON, 1797

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    A GEORGE III SILVER TEAPOT AND STAND
    MARK OF URQUHART & HART, LONDON, 1797
    Shaped rectangular with fluted canted corners, domed cover with pineapple finial, ivory handle, the sides engraved with a band of foliage on linear ground above wreath cartouches on either side, one initialled B, the other G, with conforming stand on shell-decorated bracket feet, the stand initialled B within wreath cartouche
    8 5/8 in. (22 cm) high; 10 in. (15.5 cm.) long
    gross weight 19 oz. (590 gr.) (2)


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    The initial G is for the Goddard family of silver polish fame.

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