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Antique Early Victorian Sterling Silver Locking Tea Caddy

Ref: W8814 / LA76260

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Description

A fine and impressive antique early Victorian English sterling silver locking tea caddy; an addition to our Victorian silver tea ware collection.

This fine antique early Victorian sterling silver tea caddy has an octagonal panelled baluster shaped form onto a spreading collet foot.

Each panel of this fine tea caddy is embellished with bright cut engraved angular interlacing ribbon designs, incorporating four vacant shaped cartouches.

This early Victorian tea caddy is fitted with a lock ornamented with decorative rose head fitments.

This impressive caddy has a hallmarked domed panelled cushion style hinged cover embellished with further bright cut engraved interlacing designs accented with floral motifs.

The cover is surmounted by the original cushion shaped silver finial ornamented with scaled bright cut engraved decoration reflecting that of the cover.

Maker: Charles Riley & George Storer
Date: 1840
Origin: London, England


Measurements

Height : 14.8 cm - 5.83 in

Width : 11.6 cm - 4.57 in

Length : 9.6 cm - 3.78 in

Weight : 467 g - 1.03 lb

Declaration

AC Silver has clarified that the early Victorian sterling silver locking tea caddy (W8814 / LA76260) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 1840.

Condition

This antique Victorian tea caddy is an exceptional gauge of silver, fine quality and in excellent presentation condition. The bright cut engraved decoration is very crisp. Full hallmarks struck to the underside of the base and part hallmarks struck to the interior of the cover are very clear.

Delivery

FREE OF CHARGE to all customers - including national and international deliveries. Purchases will be sent via Royal Mail Special Delivery, Royal Mail Parcel Force, Royal Mail International Signed For, or FedEx. Other delivery providers may be used in extenuating circumstances. Delivery Time UK: Approx. 2-3 working days. Worldwide: Approx. 5-7 working days

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