DescriptionA GEORGE III SILVER TEA CADDY
Michael Plummer, London, England, 1795-1796
Marks: (lion passant), (leopard's head crowned), (duty mark), MP, u; IW and Italian import marks
5-1/2 inches high x 3-3/4 inches wide x 3-1/4 inches deep (14 x 9.5 x 8.3 cm)
14.31 troy ounces
The rectangular tea caddy with inverted canted corners, the domed hinged lid with floral and leaf knop (the knop marked IW and bearing Italian import marks). The front engraved with an elaborate armorial.
Knop associated; minor surface scratching and weakness at hinge.
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