George III Silver Drum Shape Teapot made in 1775


A rare George III silver "drum" shape teapot of circular form with a pull off lid and still retains its original wooden handle and finial.

Date 1775
Made By Charles Aldridge & Henry Green Co
Location London
Stock Number W25x8
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Maker: Charles Aldridge & Henry Green Co

A rare George III silver “drum” shape teapot of circular form with a pull off lid and still retains its original wooden handle and finial.

To one side the teapot is engraved with a crest ( three ostrich feathers out of a ducal coronet) and again to the top of the lid.

The teapot has a capacity of 700 ml and is in good condition.

Dimensions,  width from handle to spout 21.5 cm,  height to top of finial 12.5 cm.

Weight, 12.2 troy oz.

Charles Aldridge & Henry Green Co

Charles Aldridge, apprenticed to his uncle Edward Aldridge 1758, free 1766. First mark as plateworker, in partnership with Henry Green, 1775. Second mark alone 1786. Third small mark 1789.

Henry Green, free of the Girdlers Company 1772. Mark entered as plateworker, in partnership with Charles Aldridge, 1775. Second mark alone, 3 sizes, 1786.

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