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Tea Vase

Adoption Number: 1965M68

Boulton & Fothergill, 1773

This tea vase, made in Birmingham by the renowned Boulton & Fothergill partnership, is reputedly the first piece of silver to be assayed at the Birmingham Assay Office when it opened in August 1773.

Suggested donation: £225.00

Tea Vase

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