George III Silver Caddy Spoon

GBP 235.00

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Object Description

A charming little antique silver spoon with wire scroll handle, the bowl fashioned as a leaf. Weight 8 grams. Length 7cm. Width 3 cm. Lion mark only. This type of spoon was generally made in Birmingham. Maker probably Joseph Taylor. Circa 1800.

Tea Caddy Spoons for measuring out tea leaves were made from 1780 onwards. Many can be found in novelty shapes such as the collectible jockey cap.


Object Condition

In very good condition. The definition is still sharp. Stamped with lion mark only.

Object Details

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

+44 (0)207 288 1939
+44 (0)7904 297419

Dealer Location

Vault 31-32
The London Silver Vaults
53-64 Chancery Lane
London WC2A 1QS

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