A Dutch silver teapot
Mark of Francois van Stapele, The Hague, 1740, also struck with later Dutch duty mark for 1814-1893
Barrel-shaped on stepped foot, the rim engraved with scroll-work, the body engraved with a coat-of-arms, with flat cover and shaped spout, with wood handle and finial.
H. 11 cm
Gross weight approx. 325 g
Collection of a prominent family, the Netherlands