George II Scottish Silver Teapot Stand, William Aytoun, Edinburgh, 1730
of plain circular form with shaped and moulded scroll rim on a plain ring foot
diameter 8.5" — 21.6 cm.
11.5 oz. — 358 grams
assay master’s mark of Archibald Ure
A tea service of 1733-34 by William Aytoun, with similar teapot stand, is illustrated by Ian Findlay in Scottish Gold and Silver Work, pl. 74.