Surface scratches and scuffing throughout, nothing major, and other signs of expected light wear consistent with age. The outer box appears to have been cast in copper then soldered together and silver plated. The base is marked AB in a diamond, and I don't know what it stands for (nice if someone could help). Looks like it was a Christmas gift to Katy Ward in 1869.At the base The inner box measurements: Height: 3 in. PLEASE look at all the pictures as they are part of the description. The item "Antique Silverplate Figural Tea Caddy Casket Dresser Box 3D Cast Copper Dutch NR" is in sale since Thursday, August 30, 2018.
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