A George III sterling silver  bachelor's teapot probably by John Bayley, London 1758
Lot 8019Y
A George III sterling silver bachelor's teapot probably by John Bayley, London 1758
Sold for US$ 1,625 inc. premium
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Lot Details
A George III sterling silver bachelor's teapot
probably by John Bayley, London 1758
With period arms to one side and with later inscription "E.B.B. to O.H.Jr. / 1891" opposite, height 6 1/2in; weight approximately 19 oz troy.

Footnotes

  • This piece was exhibited, "Old American and English Silver", Pennsylvania Museum, Memorial Hall, Fairmount Park, Philadelphia, May, 1917 and is illustrated in the exhibition catalogue.

    Provenance:
    Oliver Hopkinson Jr. (1857-1943) married Julia Frances Thompson in 1887.
    Emily Gilpin Thompson (1890 - 1972).

Saleroom notices

  • Please note the correct provenance information: Emily Gilpin Hopkinson (1890 - 1972).
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