Sterling Silver Tea Set Date : Hallmarked for Dorothy Langlands of Newcastle in 1808 Period : George III Origin : City England Decoration : The teapot has a chased foliate and scroll band and two further bands of chain link and swag decoration. Size : Teapot height 15.5cm to top of the handle and 27cm from handle to spout Condition : A few minor dings around the base of the teapot. The sucrier has two minor dings and a 3mm score into the silver. Restoration : None Weight : 826grams (approx 26 troy ounces).
Dorothy was yet another lady silversmith who was not permitted to mark her own silver until her husband John Langlands had passed away. I have been involved in the antiques business since 1971.
My career took a leap forward when I joined Bonhams in 1976. Some five years later I became head of the Decorative Arts department. The item "Sterling Silver Tea Set By Dorothy Langlands of Newcastle 1808" is in sale since Friday, January 8, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Teapots & Sets". The seller is "eric-knowles-the-hoard" and is located in High Wycombe.
This item can be shipped worldwide.