Stunning English Sterling Silver Tea Caddy of Unusual Oval Outline of Outstanding Quality and Good Heavy Gauge.
The oval straight-sided body richly embossed with floral garlands, the concaved hinged lid with similar decoration and its original plain finial.
Mark of JD&S for James Dixon & Sons (1835-1920). Cornish Place, Sheffield, England.
Assayed in Sheffield 1899.
Condition: Superb, good firm condition, lid closes firmly, no imperfections.
Width: (at widest) 3.75” (9.5cm). Height: 3.5" (8.75cm). Depth: 1.75" (4.5cm).
Total Weight: 5.5ozs. (154 grams).
Shipped to Perth, Western Australia.