Global Ceramics

Massive silver tea caddy / lidded box, Georgian style, antique

Massive silver tea caddy / lidded box, Georgian style, antique


browse these categories for related items...
Directory: Antiques: Decorative Art: Metals: Silver: Sterling: Pre 1910: Item # 1420977
Global Ceramics
View Seller Profile
Farsta
Sweden
0046 736523080

Guest Book
 $450.00 
Price: $450, including worldwide registered / trackable shipping

Oval silver box and lid of tea caddy shape, the knop of the lid a natural oval stone, probably veined gneiss. Engraved Georgian style borders and crest, the crest with a dedication, “From Steanis”, a gift in Georgian style and probably made around 1900. The box is unmarked and has been tested as sterling silver. Its weight is 798 grams. Length "7 ¼ / 18.5 cm, height including the knob "4 ¾ / 12cm. Condition: a few scratch marks around the crest and a minimal dent to the backside (cf. pics).