Repousse Sterling Silver Tea Caddy Or Dresser Powder Jar Box Victorian Antique
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Repousse Sterling Silver Tea Caddy Or Dresser Powder Jar Box Victorian Antique :
Up for sale is a gorgeous antique sterling silver tea caddy or dresser box, made by fine American silver maker, Davis & Galt circa 1894. The box is covered in very high relief, beautiful floral repousse. This is such a rare and beautiful piece.The box measures 3 3/4" tall, and has a diameter of 2 3/4". It is in overall excellent condition. There are no dings on the surface, and there are no holes, splits or repairs. The bottom of the piece is clearly marked "Sterling, RPL from JFL, April 6th, 1894", with the Davis & Galt hallmark (fleur de lis inside of a shield). The lid is original and fits well. The interior of the box has a brilliant gold wash that is so beautiful. The box is very heavy, weighing 5.5 regular ounces. This is such a quality, rare and beautiful floral repousse piece!!
Thank you for looking. Please send payment by paypal only and within 3 days of the sale end. International buyers are welcome.