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|Description||Silver teapot engraved with the initials of Vice-Admiral Lord Nelson (1758-1805). Large oval teapot with a hinged lid with a wooden knop and a scrolled wooden handle. There are engraved bands of scrolling foliage around the body of the teapot, and a slender spout. One side is engraved with 'N' and a viscount's coronet within a wreath, and the other side with a 'B' and duke's coronet in a wreath. Came through Miss Frances Girdlestone, who was descended from Nelson's sister Susannah, and was purchased at Sotheby's on 30 April 1936 by Sir Percy Malcolm-Stewart for the NMM.|
|Place made||London, England|
|Credit||National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, Malcolm Stewart Collection|
|Measurements||195 x 305 x 135 mm|
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