Their is some partial loss in places of the original gilding through polishing but the majority still exists. The pot is clearly hallmarked to the base and lid which has an urn finial. An attractive loop handle with thumbpiece and gadroon decoration.
The same decoration is repeated to the upper and lower rims and also to the end of the spout. The only other decoration is an engraving of a sailing boat on each side.A fine Georgian silver teapot of high quality. (NB any shadows shown in photographs are merely reflections). Weight 428 gms (15 ozs). Width 21 cms (8 ins). The item "ANTIQUE ENGLISH GEORGIAN STERLING SILVER GILT TEA POT LONDON 1771" is in sale since Thursday, May 28, 2020.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Teapots & Sets". The seller is "wentworthsilver" and is located in Tiddington . This item can be shipped worldwide.