This exceptional antique Chinese silver tea caddy has a circular rounded form.
The surface of the box is embellished with an impressive applied undulating, iconic Chinese dragon design.
The silver tea caddy is fitted with a plain cylindrical cover, securing with a bayonet style fitment.
The hallmarks struck to the underside of this Chinese silver tea caddy include:
Maker's mark: WH (Wang Hing & Company, Canton & Hong Kong)
Silver quality/purity mark: 90 (900/1000)
Character mark: HUI [Cantonese FAI] (Canton & Hong Kong)
This exceptional tea caddy is the finest of its type you could hope to acquire.
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