Decorative Arts Auction

June 15, 2015

LOT 37
George II Scottish Silver Teapot Stand, William Aytoun, Edinburgh, 1730
  • George II Scottish Silver Teapot Stand, William Aytoun, Edinburgh, 1730
  • George II Scottish Silver Teapot Stand, William Aytoun, Edinburgh, 1730

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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

Estimate $500-$700

Realised: $1,045.50
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Literature:

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.