A PAUL STORR GEORGE III SILVER HOT WATER URN . Paul Storr, London, England, circa 1810-1811. Marks: (lion passant), (leopar... (Total: 2 )
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Paul Storr, London, England, circa 1810-1811
Marks: (lion passant), (leopard's head crowned), (duty mark), PS, P
14-1/4 x 17 x 16-1/4 inches (36.2 x 43.2 x 41.3 cm)
172 ounces (gross)
The urn on square pedestal base with four leaf-scroll feet, the base and lower body gadrooned, with reeded handles, beast-mouthed spout with bone spigot finial, the everted rim with gadroon and shell band, the domed gadrooned cover with twisted leafed final lifting to perforated heat release, body engraved with a coat-of-arms with engraved motto I AM READY, cover engraved with a crest, internal sleeve with reticulated rim, marks to under side of base, cover, finial and sleeve.
Condition Report*:In very good condition with minor surface scratches commensurate with age.
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Service and Handling Description: Hollowware/Pottery/Glass, Large (view shipping information)