Sterling Silver Elizabeth II Hester Bateman Style Teapot made in 1969


A very fine sterling silver quality handmade copy of a late eighteenth century teapot by the lady silversmith Hester Bateman.

Date 1969
Made By Charles Fox
Location London
Stock Number W25x10
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Maker: Charles Fox

A very fine sterling silver quality handmade copy of a late eighteenth century teapot by the lady silversmith Hester Bateman.

The teapot which looks virtually unused,  has beautiful hand engraving and has a large capacity .

The weight is an impressive 21 troy oz so it is probably about 50 percent heavier than the original.

The handle and finial are hand carved fruitwood as in the original.

Dimensions, length 26 cm.

Weight, 21 troy oz.

Capacity, 2 pints UK, 1136 ml.

Charles Fox

Charles Fox believed to be the son of Charles Fox I. His first mark entered as plate maker ,  signed Charles Fox junr, 19th February 1822. Address 139, Old Street, Second mark, 27 January 1823, Third, 21 August 1823, Fourth 23 September  1823, Firth 10 December 1823. Sixth , 9 May 1839. His work shows consistently high quality .

The rapid entry of marks suggests a fairly large establishment with with varying marks used for different categories of work .

Fox was perhaps the last individualist plate-worker before the debacle of Victorian mass production

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