Sterling Silver Tea Caddy English 1893 Repousse William Comyns Rare Antique For Sale
Sterling Silver Tea Caddy
This is a wonderful English sterling silver tea caddy. This antique piece has a beautiful repousse design. It was made by William Comyns in 1893. This tea caddy is rectangular in form, with a domed fluted cover and artichoke finial. It is superbly embossed with lions, birds and scrolls.
This tea caddy stands 5" inches tall, with the bottom measuring about 2-1/4" x 2-1/4" inches. It weighs 5 ounces. The caddy is hallmarked on both the lid and body. The hallmarks include the sterling lion passant and a date "t" indicating 1893. The shape of the cartouche indicates Birmingham, and the makers mark "W.C" indicates well known silversmith William Comyns.
This tea caddy is in excellent condition with just some light surface scratches. There are no breaks, dents, or repairs. There is minor tarnish that I have not polished. There is no monogram.
SHIPPING: This piece can be shipped to anywhere in the United States via Priority Mail. International shipping via USPS International Priority. If you have any questions at all, feel free to ask.
vintage antique sterling silver 925
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Sterling Silver Tea Caddy English 1893 Repousse William Comyns Rare Antique: $510