A Georgian Sterling Silver Bachelors Teapot London 1821
Heading : A sterling silver bachelors teapot.
Date : Hallmarked for William Bennett London 1821
Period : George IV
Origin : London.
Decoration : Reeded belly. Acanthus leaf at tip of spout. Scroll thumb rest. Engraved with the Essart ( Izzard) family crest and two hunting dogs
Size : Height 10.4cms. Handle to spout 21cms
Condition : Very good. There is a very small ding in the reeding as shown. The handle is rigid, the hinge is good and the cover fits well with very little play. No leaks
Restoration : Professionally cleaned to a "butlers finish"
Weight : 344g, 11.0 troy
The anglicised version of Essart became Izzard during the 16th / 17th century. We can only think of one person called Izzard , the comic genius Mr "le sange est dans l'arbre" himself. We are sure he will be touch presently.
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