ROBERT RAIT SILVER TEA URN c1840 LION SPOUT - 105 OUNCES. A monumental, c1840 Robert Rait silver tea urn with hand decorated lion's head. Spout, and retaining the original, hallmarked burner. In the sought after Empire taste.
Rait was listed in New York City from c1830 to the 1850s. Was commissioned to design badges for the. In tapering ovoid form with wide finger petal fluting, with.Heart framed anthemion and leaf and egg and dart border work. Cover retains the original satin chased pomegranate finial above leaf and berry panel. Rolled leaf crown, leaf collared tapering handle. Boldly cast leopard head spout with. Flower cap tapering vine spigot. Atop vented rim bulbous panel footed stand, with original hallmarked. Stand itself atop satin chased tapering acanthus crown lion paw. This monumental c1840 Robert Rait silver Empire style. Tea urn is 17 inches tall and the complete set weighs 105 standard ounces. Period engraved presentation, script initials JDM? Interior is clean as if little used. The tea urn sells world wide. The item "Robert Rait Silver Tea Set Tea Urn c1840 105 Ounces" is in sale since Wednesday, December 4, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Coin Silver (.
The seller is "supershrink" and is located in Supply, North Carolina. This item can be shipped to United States.