A George II sterling silver coffee pot
A George II sterling silver coffee pot, the baluster shape body with acanthus leaf decoration to the base of the spout, dark wood scroll handle, height 10″, gross weight 27 troy ozs. hallmarked London 1744. Maker T.R.
An elegant and wonderfully crafted Georgian coffee pot. Coffee was introduced to England in the mid seventeenth century, and by the eighteenth century, coffee houses abounded throughout London and coffee was widely drunk. This classically mid-Georgian piece features an elegant body with a wooden handle and acanthus leaf decorations. This antique coffee pot would be a perfect decorative piece or for use serving after dinner coffee.
Should you choose to make this purchase we would be delighted to send it to you in a Bentley & Skinner handmade leather case packed in a giftwrapped Bentley & Skinner black and gold presentation box. Shortly afterwards we will send you on a complimentary valuation of this item for insurance purposes for your reference and safekeeping.