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Antique German Rococo Silver Tea Caddy

Antique German Rococo Silver Tea Caddy


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Directory: Antiques: Decorative Art: Metals: Silver: Continental: Pre 1910: Item # 1316628

Please refer to our stock # BO239 when inquiring.
 $665.00
2016 Holiday Sale
Listed Price $950.00
 
German Rococo 800 silver tea caddy, ca. 1900. Pleasing bombe form with snug-fitting bun cover. Low-relief scene on front and back of musician serenading a courting couple. On sides a fox looks up at a perched bird (possibly inspired by Aesop's Fox and Crow). On cover a seated falconer. Spread foot with scrolls and flowers. Hallmarked. Excellent condition with nice patina and detail.

Dimensions: H 5 1/2 x W 3 x D 1 3/4 in. Weight: 5.8 troy ounces. BO239