THOMAS WHARTENBY SILVER TEAPOT c1815 WINTERTHUR A very fine and rare c1815, Thomas Whartenby Empire style silver grape and leaf decorated teapot. Apprenticed under famed Philadelphia silversmith Samuel Richardson Jr. This American Empire silver teapot was likely crafted shortly thereafter. His most important commission was by the citizens of Philadelphia, presenting an extensive drinks set to the hero of the War of 1812 Stephen Decatur in 1818.Whartenby's work in the Winterthur and other major collections. The identical hallmark illustrated in Ensko. This rare c1815 Thomas Whartenby silver teapot is 11 1/2 inches handle.
To spout and 10 tall and weighs 30 1/2 standard ounces. Several barely noted tiny, very shallow bumps side wall. The item "Thomas Whartenby Silver Teapot c1815 WINTERTHUR" is in sale since Friday, September 11, 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.