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Dutch Silver Tea Caddy - Antique Circa 1880

An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Dutch silver tea caddy; an addition to our silver teaware collection

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19th Century Silver Tea Caddy
Dutch Silver Tea Caddy - Antique Circa 1880
19th Century Silver Tea Caddy
Dutch Silver Tea Caddy - Antique Circa 1880
19th Century Silver Tea Caddy
Dutch Silver Tea Caddy - Antique Circa 1880
19th Century Silver Tea Caddy
Dutch Silver Tea Caddy - Antique Circa 1880
19th Century Silver Tea Caddy
Dutch Silver Tea Caddy - Antique Circa 1880
19th Century Silver Tea Caddy
Dutch Silver Tea Caddy - Antique Circa 1880
19th Century Silver Tea Caddy
Dutch Silver Tea Caddy - Antique Circa 1880
19th Century Silver Tea Caddy
Dutch Silver Tea Caddy - Antique Circa 1880
19th Century Silver Tea Caddy
Dutch Silver Tea Caddy - Antique Circa 1880
19th Century Silver Tea Caddy
Dutch Silver Tea Caddy - Antique Circa 1880

Description


This exceptional antique Dutch silver tea caddy has an oval urn shaped form onto an oval pedestal foot.


The surface of this 19th century silver tea caddy is plain and unembellished with an impressive applied reed decorated border to the upper rim.


This impressive tea caddy is fitted with a hinged cover, accented with a swept, subtly concave upper portion encompassed with further applied reed decoration.


The cover is surmounted by an impressive pineapple style silver finial.


The tea caddy retains the original key and locking mechanism; this lock is not functional.


The hallmarks struck to this impressive silver box include:

Maker's mark: ABI (untraced)

Silver quality/purity mark: Lion rampant 1 (.934 minimum, 934/1000)


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Condition


This antique 19th century silver tea caddy is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition.

The Dutch hallmarks struck to the underside of the tea caddy are all very clear.


Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this piece of antique silverware.


Dimensions


Length 13.2cm/5.2"

Width 8.5cm/3.3"

Height 13.7cm/5.4"


Weight


12.6 troy ounces/392g


 
 
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Andrew Campbell started trading in antiques during the 1970s. Initially, Andrew lived in the South of England, travelling the country, searching for items of silver to buy. Andrew sold these items at various London markets and antique fairs. Over time, and through selling at a range of venues, Andrew built up a large and diverse customer base from private buyers to national and international trade customers.
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