English Georgian sterling silver 18th Century hot water urn, date marked for 1775 London.
This handsome urn is 22 1/2" tall and weighs 2860 grams or 92 ozs Troy.
With its attenuated body, high looped handles, and beaded borders, this urn epitomizes the elegance and restraint characteristic of Neoclassical styling. Popular throughout Europe in the latter eighteenth century.
The excellent original condition with no monograms or removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.