18th Century George III Antique Sterling Silver Tea Caddy London 1774 William Vincent

£ 3,250.00

A very elegant oval 18th century tea caddy with a central contemporary crest set inside a shield surrounded by ornate bright cut decoration.

 

Description

A very elegant oval 18th century tea caddy with a central contemporary crest set inside a shield surrounded by ornate bright cut decoration.  Above and below this is a stylish Greek key gallery for highlights/lowlights.  The lid is hinged with a beautiful foliate style finial and the outer section has an additional gallery of Greek key engraving.

 

Weight:  11 troy ounces/354 grams

Length:  5 inches/12.5cm

Height:  4 inches/10cm

Depth:  3.5 inches/9cm

Condition:  Excellent throughout

Price:  £3250