An exceptional, fine and impressive antique George V English sterling silver tea caddy; an addition to our 20th century silverware collection.
This exceptional antique George V sterling silver tea caddy has a tapering cylindrical form.
The surface of this impressive tea caddy in antique silver is plain, encompassed with cast and applied geometric bands.
This exceptional example of antique silver retains the original hallmarked push fit cover ornamented with a turreted tower style border to the rim.
The cover is surmounted with the original cast sterling silver finial representing a plain waisted pedestal with a further tower style turret border and a bearded nobleman’s sculptural bust.
Diameter of rim 9.8cm/3.9″
Diameter of base 8.2cm/3.2″
14 troy ounces/434g