Early 19th Century Antique Silver Indian Colonial Biggin on Stand Calcutta 1819-1825 Cropley & Co

£ 3,450.00

Elegant Calcutta made coffee biggin on removable warming stand.

 

Description

A very rare and extremely collectable Indian colonial coffee/tea biggin on detachable warming stand.  The jug is baluster shaped and has an ornate upper gadroon border for highlights.  The handle is scroll formed and is mounted with a decorative thumb piece.  There is a beautiful large contemporary inscription.

 

Weight:  55 troy ounces/1713 grams

Height:  13 inches/33cm

Length:  9 inches/22.8cm

Condition:  Excellent throughout

Price:  £3450