19 November 1996
AN ITALIAN SILVER TEAPOT
Naples, 1804, maker's mark MC
Oval, the plain body with tapering spout, the hinged cover with raised foliate centre with acorn finial, with wood handle, marked on base
15 cm. (5 7/8 in.) high
gross weight 651 gr. (20 oz.)
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A similar Neapolitan teapot is illustrated in Tre Secoli di Argenti Napoletani, Naples, 1988, p. 79.
A monstrance by the same maker is in the Cathedral treasury in Avellino.
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