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James Welsh (Working approx. 1746 - 1785 - ) A George III Scottish Teapot on Stand

Silver
Edinburgh, 1773
Maker’s mark of James Welsh

Height of Teapot: 19 cm, 7 ½ in.
Length over Handle: 25.5 cm, 10 in.
Diameter of Stand: 18 cm, 7 in.
Total Weight: 920 gr., 29 oz 12 dwt.


£4,500
 

Description

The teapot of inverted pear form, the body engraved with floral festoons interwoven with foliate branches, the domed cover with bud finial, with scrolling wooden handle. The shaped and gadroon bordered waiter stand with conforming decoration. Both the body of the teapot and stand engraved with the heraldic crest of Sir Frederick George Banbury, 1st Baron Banbury of Southam.
 

A George III Scottish Teapot on Stand (Working approx. 1746 - 1785 - ) Reference: DT22/49/2