J B & S English Silvered Teapot - C1885 - Victorian For Sale
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We are offering a beautiful Teapot from a bygone age
Crafted By: J B & S
Date: circa 1885
An example that would have been affordable to only the more affluent of the period.
Example from the: Victorian era
Exquisitely detailed in high relief
Background Information: The custom of drinking tea became a British institution when the Victorians took to serving it every afternoon in the parlour - until 1800 it had been customary to drink tea after dinner. This custom was to continue well into the 1930s when coffee became the vogue for the middle to upper classes.
For the Edwardians, everything really did stop for tea and no afternoon was not complete without at least one serving of tea and cakes. The early dusks of winter in the drawing room were brightened with the arrival of the maid with her tray, while in warm summers the bright, airy conservatory with its profusion of exotic plants made an excellent setting in which to drink the refreshing China and Indian teas, served from fine, floral decorated china. Tea would be served in a beautiful and colourful tea-service.
8 inches in height. 9+3/4 inches from spout to handle.
There are three very very tiny surface dents to the spout - we cannot stress strongly enough how very small these are There has been a soldering repair to the upper and lower section of the spout (where it meets the body of the teapot). Silver plate intact.
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