This object is eligible for a Certificate of BADA Provenance
The Tea Caddy is modelled in the flat topped, serpentine shaped, form. The sides are beautifully engraved with bluebell garlands and the upper and lower sections display bright cut and prick dot horizontal bands. The front of the main body displays a vacant oval cartouche, with tied ribbons above. The flat, hinged, cover is engraved with bright cut and prick dot bands and terminates in a pineapple finial. The Tea Caddy is in excellent condition and is fully marked on the base and with the maker's mark and sterling mark on the cover.
Length: 5.1 inches, 12.75cm.
Width: 3.75 inches, 9.38cm.
Height: 5 inches, 12.5cm.