This listing is for a BEAUTIFUL vintage Signed Dr. Antique Style Silver Plate Dr Christopher Dresser Art Deco Signed Tea.
The design of the teapot is described as "industrial reformationist", and predates Art Deco movement by 50 years. This design was made in limited numbers and considered a "prototype" according to guides. The original was manufactured by James Dixon & Sons in Sheffield.
This design was revived again in the Art Deco period, these being modern reproduction versions, however, they are still of very good quality and make a great alternative to the real thing. S (Electro Plated Nickel Silver) with a simple but stylish Ebonised wood handle. Simple rectangle shape with x4 square stumpy feet, upright handle, hinged half-square lid and tapering spout.Marked beneath "Designed by Dr Christopher Dresser" with a worn diamond registration mark. Mark is for 1878 when the original was designed. Length 8" X Height 6 1/2" X width 2 1/2. CONDITION: EXCELLENT with no damage. Please do not hesitate to message me if you need more photos or information.
I try to describe all the items as accurately and as honestly as possible, and I always include photos or scans of the actual items. My items are usually vintage or antique, very rarely new, and condition will sometimes reflect this with minor marks, wear on gilding etc. Anything major such as cracks chips or major loss of gilding etc will be pointed out in the description and shown on the photos. If you are still unsure as to the condition etc. I do my best to research the item and its history and pass that information on to my customers, you can google items and find the same information I do.
Vintage or pre-owned items will often show some signs of wear due to their age, and there may be something I overlooked. Any condition outside normal vintage wear, like chips or cracks or serious defaults, will be noted. FULLY INSURED FOR LOSS OR DAMAGE. PLEASE CHECK YOUR DESTINATION ADDRESS IS INCLUDED WITHIN THIS SERVICE...
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