Indian silver three piece teaset, c. 1890.
Indian silver three piece teaset, c. 1890. The lobe shaped teapot, chased with panels of flowering plants, figures in villages, and wild animals amongst trees, beneath a continuous panel of floral scrollwork. The spout with birds amongst dense foliage. Having a horn handle.
The similarly decorated cover, surmounted by an elephant finial.
The matching cream jug, and sugar bowl, decorated en suite, and having scroll handles.
Total weight – 845 grammes.
Height of teapot – 19.5 cm, 7 5/8”.
Width of teapot – 21 cm, 8 1/4”.
Condition: Excellent. No damage. No repair.