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  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    1763-1764 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Chawner, Thomas (maker)
    Chawner, William (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silver, with ivory handle

  • Credit Line:

    Accepted in lieu of inheritance tax by HM Government and allocated to the Victoria and Albert Museum

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Silver, Room 65, The Whiteley Galleries, case 12, shelf 5

Place of Origin

London (made)


1763-1764 (made)


Chawner, Thomas (maker)
Chawner, William (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Silver, with ivory handle

Marks and inscriptions

T & W Chawner - marks struck on the base of the teapot

Crest and Arms

Town mark: London


Height: 13.75 cm, Length: 12.5 cm, Width: 23 cm, Weight: 616.9 g

Object history note

Bequest - Morley -Lawson
In lieu of Tax
Acquisition RF: 93 / 1081


Metalwork Collection

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