This exceptional and rare antique Victorian sterling silver miniature teapot has a cuboid shaped form.
The body of this silver teapot is embellished with impressive embossed panels of Chinoiserie style ornamentation, depicting plum blossom and foliage designs on a matte background.
Each panel features a plain silver border, incorporating four bracket style feet to the lower portion.
This antique silver teapot is fitted with a hinged cover ornamented with further embossed decoration and surmounted with the original floral decorated finial.
The teapot is fitted with a fine and impressive swept handle incorporating stylised blossom designs.
This exceptional miniature silver teapot features a panelled swan necked spout accented with further floral designs to the lower portions.
Maker: Yapp & Woodward (John Yapp & John Woodward)