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    Sale 2039

    Important Silver and Objects of Vertu

    23 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 138

    A VICTORIAN SILVER TEAPOT**

    MARK OF BENJAMIN SMITH, LONDON, 1848

    Price Realised  

    A VICTORIAN SILVER TEAPOT**
    MARK OF BENJAMIN SMITH, LONDON, 1848
    Compressed circular on conforming foot, the spout and handle modeled with bark texture, the handle with ivory insulators, the body applied with budding vines, the hinged cover with floral finial, marked on base, handle and cover
    10½ in. (26.7 cm.) long over handle; 31 oz. 10 dwt. (979 gr.) gross weight


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