Teapot, Thomas Folkingham (active 1703–29), Silver, wood, British, London

Teapot

Maker:
Thomas Folkingham (active 1703–29)
Date:
1719–20
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver, wood
Dimensions:
Height: 6 3/4 in. (17.1 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1968
Accession Number:
68.141.89
Not on view
Marking: [1] Britannia (English quality mark for sterling);
[2] Lion's head erased (English quality mark for sterling);
[3] Roman D (London date letter for 1719–20);
[4] FO, pierced mullet below, incomplete above (maker's mark for Thomas Folkingham).

Location of marks:
[1]–[4] on underside
[2] on insetting rim of lid
Irwin Untermyer (until 1968; to MMA)