A very fine George II Cream or Condiment Boat made in London in 1759 by William & James Priest.
The Cream Boat stands on three hoof feet which are attached to the main body with stylised shell mouldings. The main body is baluster in form and displays an elongated pouring spout and shaped rim. This piece displays a leaf capped scroll handle and is very well marked on the base. The base is engraved with a set of contemporary initials and a second set are displayed on the side of the main body.. This piece is in excellent condition, with a very good colour.
Length: 4.5 inches, 11.25cm.
Width: 2.5 inches, 6.25cm.
Height, to the top of the handle: 3.5 inches, 8.75cm.