London, South Kensington
8 August 1991
A Regency tapering cylindrical hot water jug on a fluted rising circular foot, with a moulded body band, serpent handle, foliate and shell-chased squat curved spout and applied gadroon and shell border, the body and cover chased with rococo flowers, foliage and scale-work and with two rococo cartouches, one engraved with initials, Paul Storr, London 1818 - 10in, 32oz.
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