Antique sterling silver tea caddy London C1893

$2,500.00

Rare English sterling caddy with all the rare marks that makes this  sterling silver tea caddy an exceptional piece a collector must have or give as a gift to someone special.

This is an exceptional rare find. This Sterling tea caddy is not only beautiful and in excellent condition for it’s age, but this piece have some rare to find marks found only on some old rare pieces.

Made by Horace Woodward & Co Ltd with a registered design.

This design was registered on october 20 1883. A registered design marked item is rare to find. The firm uses a figural trade mark ( in a shape of an Atlas in a lozenge). This mark was commonly use by the firm on their electroplates and was rarely used on sterling silver.

This sterling silver tea caddy is one of those rare special beautiful pieces marked with the Atlas Lozenge mark. This design is registered as mentioned above.

Crowned with an exquisite delicate and fine fluted design complimenting an artistic beautifully decorated flute bottom that sits marvelously on four round feet with an exceptionally elegant carved finial top. The marvelous repousse decoration includes a beautiful empty cartouche perfect for engraving someone specials initials if you give this piece as a gift.  The interior is lavishly gilded all over . In excellent condition with an excellent  hinged lid.

Whether you just display it on a cabinet or use it for tea with quests and friends this piece will not fail to impress.

 

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Antique Sterling English tea caddy C1893

  • Item: English Sterling tea caddy
  • Material: Sterling silver
  • Maker: Horace Woodward & Co Ltd
  • Hallmark: London 1893
  • English design registration mark: Yes [rare]
  • Date Design registered: 20/october/1883
  • Condition: Excellent condition
  • Size:  3 1/2″ x 2 1/2″ x 4″ tall
  • Weight: 141.1 Grams  ( 4.54 Troy Ounces)
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