Teapot and Stand
5 1/2 x 10 1/4 x 3 1/2 in. (14 x 26 x 8.9 cm)
(1708 - 1794)
Medium and Support:
Location: Currently on view
On stand: Marks: Marks: lion passant [British sterling silver standard mark indicating purity of .925]; crowned leopard head, suppressed sideways [indicating London manufacture]; head of King George [duty mark]; m [date mark indicating 1787-88 manufacture]; HB in script [makers' mark for Hester Bateman]. Scratched into bottom: 18187.
On pot: same marks; date mark m has thicker serifs at bottom; HB in script larger and B slightly different. Scratched into bottom: 16.5.
Lid marked with lion passant.
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This object has the following bibliographic references:
Article Title: Acquisition.
Article Scope: Article and reproduction.
Memorial Art Gallery.
Rochester, New York: Memorial Art Gallery, 1935-1995.
Volume Number: 46,
Issue Number: 8.
Issue Date: April 1981.
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