Sterling Silver Locking Tea Caddy - Antique George III (1794)
Sterling Silver Locking Tea Caddy - Antique George III (1794)
Sterling Silver Locking Tea Caddy - Antique George III (1794)
Sterling Silver Locking Tea Caddy - Antique George III (1794)
Sterling Silver Locking Tea Caddy - Antique George III (1794)
Sterling Silver Locking Tea Caddy - Antique George III (1794)
Sterling Silver Locking Tea Caddy - Antique George III (1794)
Sterling Silver Locking Tea Caddy - Antique George III (1794)
Sterling Silver Locking Tea Caddy - Antique George III (1794)
Sterling Silver Locking Tea Caddy - Antique George III (1794)
Sterling Silver Locking Tea Caddy - Antique George III (1794)
Sterling Silver Locking Tea Caddy - Antique George III (1794)
Sterling Silver Locking Tea Caddy - Antique George III (1794)
Sterling Silver Locking Tea Caddy - Antique George III (1794)
Sterling Silver Locking Tea Caddy - Antique George III (1794)
Sterling Silver Locking Tea Caddy - Antique George III (1794)

MICHAEL PLUMMER (worked from 1790)

Sterling Silver Locking Tea Caddy - Antique George III (1794)

1794 London, England

Offered by AC Silver

£3,950 gbp
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This exceptional antique George III sterling silver locking tea caddy has a navette, panelled shaped form.

The body of this silver tea caddy box is embellished with bands of bright cut engraved volute spiralling leaf ornamentation on a matte background to the upper and lower portions; these bands flank a plain undulating bordered panel.

The ornamentation to the surface of the caddy alternates with panels of concave vertical fluted decoration.

This antique Georgian tea caddy is retains the original hallmarked flush hinged covers; the flush hinge indicates the fine quality of this piece.

The cover is embellished with further bright cut engraved undulating borders accented with bud motifs, in addition to simplified borders paralleling the domed panelled portion; the domed portions reflects the incurved shape of the body.

This impressive cover is surmounted with a cast sterling silver urn style finial, in the classic Adams style.

The caddy retains the original fitted fully working lock and functional key.

This sterling silver tea caddy is a highly desirable shape and style.


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This Georgian silver tea caddy is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in excellent condition.

Full hallmarks struck to the underside of the body and part hallmarks to the interior of each cover are all very clear.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this piece of Georgian silverware.
Maker: Michael Plummer
Date: 1794
Origin: London, England
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU Axxxx when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase.
Dimensions
Height 4.00 inch (10.16 cm)
Width 6.10 inch (15.49 cm)
Stock Code
A9516
Medium
An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Georgian English sterling silver locking tea caddy; an addition to our silver teaware collection
Signed/Inscribed
Full hallmarks struck to the underside of the body and part hallmarks to the interior of each cover are all very clear.
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