A very fine George II “bullet” teapot with stylish fruit wood scroll handle. The lids is hinged with beautiful flat chased decoration on and around the upper body. The spout is elegantly formed with ornate decoration on the upper section for highlights.
Weight: 16.23 troy ounces/505 grams
Height: 5 inches/12.5cm
Length: 8.5 inches/21.5cm
Condition: Excellent throughout
Richard Bayley apprentice to Charles Overing 28 April 1699 and turned over to John Gibbons 26 April 1704. Signs Bayley Free 11 December 1706. First mark entered 29 March 1708.