Dutch Silver Teapot - Antique 1801. This exceptional antique Dutch silver teapot has an oval can shaped form.The surface of this Dutch teapot is plain and encompassed with bands of impressive bright cut engraved interlacing and undulating decoration. The lower portion of the plain swept shoulders and lower rim of the body are encompassed with applied bead decorated borders.
This antique teapot retains the original push fit hallmarked cover accented with further applied bead decoration and surmounted with the original and impressive carved ribbed wood finial. This exceptional teapot is fitted with a plain carved painted wood C scroll handle with plain Dutch silver sockets.This fine example of antique silverware has an impressive plain oil can style spout. The underside of the teapot has a crude finish; this is often the case with silverware of this period crafted for regular use. The hallmarks struck to the underside and cover of this Dutch silver teapot include. Maker's mark : AHP (untraced). National mark : Crowned shield with rampant lion, crowned shield with three Andrew crosses. This antique Dutch teapot is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition in keeping with age and type. There are some natural fire marks to the surface of the teapot in keeping with age. The bright cut engraved decoration is very crisp.
Full hallmarks struck to the underside of the teapot and part hallmarks to the rim of the cover are all very clear. Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this example antique teaware. Length from back of handle to tip of spout. We are dedicated to ensuring the highest possible quality service to our customers, always going above and beyond! See the tabs below to read more about our policies.
Andrew Campbell founder and owner of AC Silver has been dealing in antique diamond & gemstone jewellery and antique sterling silver since 1977. In addition to his high quality Newcastle-based shop, Andrew has developed what is now an established and internationally recognised online store.For more details see our About Us. FREE OF CHARGE to all customers - including national and international deliveries. The item "Dutch Silver Teapot Antique 1801" is in sale since Sunday, January 1, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Teapots & Sets". The seller is "acsilver925" and is located in Newcastle upon Tyne. This item can be shipped worldwide.