Only suitable for sale within the UK, due to the ivory content in the teapot handle heat spacers. This item has been registered for exemption under the new Ivory Act and is legal to sell. We are happy for the registration number (1DMXMCPT) to be checked with the Animal & Plant Health Agency.
Georgian, George III, silver tea service of lobed oval form, with bright cut engraving, gadrooned rims and raised upon four ball feet. The D shaped handles all feature moulded thumb rests.
Condition is very good with moderate surface wear commensurate with age. There is a little clouding to the silver, beneath the oval panels, on the teapot.
Each piece is hallmarked for London 1811 by Duncan Urquhart & Napthali Hart. The teapot cover and handle are also further part hallmarked.
Approximate total weight is 1.00 kilo or 32 troy ounces.
Teapot: 28 cm length, 13 cm depth and 16 cm height.
Sugar: 20 cm length, 10 cm depth and 11 cm height.
Creamer: 14 cm length, 7.5 cm depth and 10 cm height.