George III sterling silver teapot. Made by Peter, Ann & William Bateman in London in 1799. Oval and fluted body, s-scroll handle and hinged dome cover. Scroll handle stained wood as is cover finial. Engraved swags, garlands, flowers, foliage, and gadroons. Hallmarked. Condition: Very good. Handle has visible handling wear and rubbing – a poignant period touch.
Dimensions: H 7 1/4 x W 11 x D 4 1/4 in. Weight: 14.9 troy ounces. BO159