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Two Pewter Teapots

Auction:
2509
Lot:
11
Sold for:
$563$475

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 14, 2010 3:00PM

Description:

Two Pewter Teapots, America, early 19th century, one by George Richardson, Cranston, Rhode Island, 1828-45, with hinged domed lid, "G. RICHARDSON" maker's mark in a rectangle on the base; and a globular teapot by Allen Porter, Westbrook, Maine, 1830-40, with partial "A PORTER" in a rectangle mark on base, (imperfections), ht. 9 1/4, 7 1/4 in., respectively.
Estimate $200-300

Possible repair on body where handled is attached, and several small subtle dents.

Keywords

Allen Porter, George Richardson, Westbrook, Porter, Maine, Rhode Island, Cranston, Pewter, Rectangle, Richardson, Texas, Teapot, Teaware

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