TeaTime 15: Notable Wares for Tea

 Notable Wares for TeaSilver Teapot
A few decades after the arrival of porcelain teapots in Europe, silversmiths throughout the continent began crafting small and elaborate ones from the precious metal. A sterling silver or silver plate teapot is an elegant touch to a tea table or sideboard. The metallic nature of these vessels makes them excellent choices for heat retention, so styles such as Reed & Barton’s Burgundy, which have spacers to keep the handle from becoming hot, are a must. 

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  1. Exquisite Pieces !

    Fav’s: Brown Betty. Blue Willow. Tea Bowl . Yixing. Gaiwan. Snack Plate. Tea for One.

    I have a small to medium collection and would like to add some of your’s to it, but can’t right now.

    Maybe later!
    I enjoy Tea Time

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