CHINESE EXPORT SILVER TEAPOT c1840 CUTSHING - ILLUSTRATED FORBES A fine and rare c1840 Chinese export silver breakfast teapot in the Georgian fashion. From the Canton shop of Cutshing. One of the earliest working, and most renowned Chinese silversmiths. The identical design tea service from Cutshing is illustrated in Forbes text, page 87. That set in the Davis Collection.Further, the identical CU/k (Cutshing) hallmark is illustrated in Forbes as well. Script monogrammed F to one side for the original owner. This rare c1840 Chinese export silver teapot is in inches. From handle to spout and weighs a bit over 19 standard ounces. Well struck hallmarks as shown. The identical Cutshing hallmarks illustrated page 244 Figure 231 in Forbes's text. Teapot interior clean retains original gold wash in fine state. The item "Chinese Export Silver Teapot c1840 Cutshing Forbes Book" is in sale since Saturday, December 14, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Teapots". The seller is "supershrink" and is located in Supply, North Carolina. This item can be shipped to United States.