The design is very rare in Victorian silver. In unique tapering barrel form.
Adorned with a series of costumed figures in various dance, theater and difficult to explain postures. Embracing a goat to chest, riding an elephant headed dog, stag crown and whip, jester's nose.
, and even a demon sort of figure, with horns and wings. Set within Indian inspired leaf and interwoven vine, with bird and figure in frame accents. Cover retains the original, hallmarked Indian pavilion finial with original fastener. Arabesque decorated handle and V mount spout.
This rare 1881 Scottish sterling Zodiac teapot is 9 1/2 inches. And the set weighs 45 standard ounces. Interior of the teapot clean as if little used. Rich sterling patina, retains original detail.We had our silversmith replace the original stops with very. Well matched composite heat stops. The item "Scottish Sterling Silver Tea Set 1881 Zodiac Indian Taste" is in sale since Saturday, August 3, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (.925)\Tea/Coffee Pots & Sets". The seller is "supershrink" and is located in Supply, North Carolina.
This item can be shipped to United States.