Live Auction, 5 March 2018

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R 9 368
Lot 129
A Scottish silver teapot, James McKay, Edinburgh, 1810

Lot Estimate
R 8 000 - 12 000
Selling Price
Incl. Buyer's Premium and VAT
R 9 368

About this Item

A Scottish silver teapot, James McKay, Edinburgh, 1810


the shoulder engraved with Greek-key and foliate borders, the front and reverse with vacant oval cartouches, the spout engraved with flowerheads and foliage, applied with an ebonized leaf-capped harp-shaped handle, raised on four ball feet, the hinged cover with rectangular finial, minor dents, 17cm high, 580g; and a George III silver milk jug and two-handled sugar bowl, Solomon Hougham, London, 1813, similarly the sides engraved with reeded handles and raised on four ball feet, gilt interior, marks worn, the sugar bowl 19cm wide over handles, 420g all in

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