A very elegant antique silver tea caddy of oval form with a hinged lid. Beautifully hand engraved with bands of bright cut engraving and classical flower and swag decoration. The lid has a flush inset hinge. To the front is a decorative cartouche containing a monogram in old fashioned script.
Weight 399 grams, 12.8 troy ounces.
Height 16cm. Top measures 13.5 x 8.8 cm.
Maker Henry Nutting.
Defra registration 6KJ9D895.
Marks. Stamped underneath with a full set of English silver hallmarks; lid with lion mark.