A fine and elegant Georgian Sterling Silver Teapot, London 1794, with maker’s mark for Robert Hennell I. The teapot of oval ribbed panel form with domed lid, ebony wood handle and silver topped ebony finial, straight spout. Fully hallmarked to base and with initial I.B, lion passant to cover. Measures: 11.75 x 6.25 x 4.125 inches. Gross weight: 503 grams.
Georgian Sterling Silver Teapot London 1794 Robert Hennell SOLDby Louis Wine
Georgian Sterling Silver Teapot London 1794 Robert Hennell
Louis Wine Ltd., Toronto specialists in Antique Silver , Antique Jewellery & Decorative Arts, are a 4th generation family business.Louis Wine (1865-1946) founded the company in Dublin, Ireland in 1880. Louis Wine began selling to silver collectors in Dublin from a shop in historic Wellington Quay. In 1908, he located on Dublin's fashionable Grafton Street. To the firm came the worlds leading Georgian Silver collectors. Pieces by Paul de Lamerie, Paul Storr, Hester Bateman and Irish Georgian Silver were constantly on display. Our gallery run by Richard (Louis Wine's great grandson) at 150 Cumberland Street (Yorkville), Toronto, displays a range of fine Antique Silver, Old Sheffield Plate, Antique Jewellery & Decorative Arts from the 18th-20th century, including Bateman, Storr, Ramsden, Tiffany, Knox, Liberty, Jensen, Christopher Dresser.