ENGLISH STERLING TEAPOT TEA URN 1791 - RARE PETITE FORM This is a fine and very rare 1791 British sterling silver petite form tea urn. Period engraved royal family crests, base and cover. From Henry Chawner, first listed in London in 1786. Waldron illustrates a near identical c1785 petite urn, sometimes referred to as "coffee urns", page 323.He notes that urns retaining their original taps, such as the example we offer today, are valued more highly by collectors. This rare 221 year old British "petite" tea urn is 14 1/2 inches tall. And weighs a touch over 46 standard ounces. Interior clean as if little used. Two tiny nicks to fluted edge, and faint tilt ball atop urn finial. The item "English Sterling Teapot Tea Urn 1791 ROYAL CREST" is in sale since Tuesday, August 18, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Coin Silver (. The seller is "supershrink" and is located in Supply, North Carolina. This item can be shipped worldwide.