Large, vintage, Silver Soldered, WWII, US Navy, teapot for Wardroom Officer's Mess circa 1944. Sturdy and elegant, this teapot has an arched handle, lobed body and a rope design around the rim. Beautiful piece of history and in great condition.
Marks: The bottom of the piece Reed & Barton Silver Soldered 2911 U.S.N. and a circled dove for date mark 1944
Measurements: approx 6" tall x 11" wide handle to spout. The body is 6" wide.
This teapot is in great vintage condition for it's age and use. May show some signs of age such as light surface scratches and possible tarnish. No dents or dings or plating loss. The inside is clean (the faint swirls in the picture are just polish residue). Super shiny and beautiful. No obvious damage that I can see.
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