London, South Kensington
10 September 2002
A George III Silver Tea Caddy
Mark of William Sumner, London, 1769
the shaped square section caddy decorated with bands of leaf swags and shell motifs, supported on four leaf-capped scroll feet, the detachable cover with a baluster finial, engraved with a coat-of-arms - 16.5cm. (6½in.) high, 13oz.
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See Jackson p.221 for the mark.
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