CHINESE SILVER TEAPOT c1835 SAMUEL KIRK - HAND DECORATED - 36 OUNCES. A fine and extremely rare c1835 Samuel Kirk silver teapot decorated in the Chinese taste. Wispy leaf framed shield with doves flying above and standing rabbit. Frames family crest on one side and interwoven script monogram the other.
United by hand decorated Chinese fisherman in harbor, pagoda, gazebo and multi - tile. Roof tower set amidst lush tree and foliage, all atop. Dome cover retains the original Scottish thistle finial with original fastener. Rolled lead crown flower decorated spout and leaf cap.Unique squared and pierced base with conforming. One side with family crest a perched bird of prey opposite script initials JMWB?
This rare Kirk silver Chinese teapot is 10 inches handle to spout. And weighs 36 (standard) ounces. K 11/12 hallmark was used by. Kirk from c1830 - c1846.
917 pure silver almost standard purity which is. Interior clean as if little used. With material from endangered species. The item "Chinese Silver Teapot c1835 SAMUEL KIRK CHINESE HARBOR & CASTLE 36 OZ" is in sale since Thursday, November 15, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Coin Silver (.The seller is "supershrink" and is located in Worcester, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped to United States.