A stunning rare large Dutch silver tea caddy box, casket. It is hallmarked with the lion mark signifying a minimum 833 standard, the Minerva head duty mark with the date letter S for 1902 along with various other marks, see photos.
It has been beautifully designed being of oval form with a slightly domed lid. The lid has been superbly embossed and engraved with a tavern scene with a flower and shell border. The sides have also been embossed and engraved with travellers scenes and it is supported on four ball feet.It is in superb condition being free from dings splits holes and repairs. The hinge is strong, the inside clean, and the lid forms a good seal. It measures 4.75 inches (12cms) across by approx 3 inches (7.6cms) wide by approx. 3.5 inches (9cms) tall and weighs 243 grams. To see lots more rare and beautiful silver. And why not add me to your. All items are cleaned and display ready should you be a retailer or collector, or ready to wrap should you be purchasing a gift. That way we save you time and we discover any faults, not you.
The item "STUNNING RARE LARGE DUTCH SOLID SILVER TEA CADDY BOX CASKET 1902 ANTIQUE" is in sale since Sunday, August 27, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Boxes". The seller is "spidermonkey10" and is located in London. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia.