London, South Kensington
20 September 2005
A GEORGE III SILVER TEA CADDY
MARK OF WILLIAM STROUD, LONDON, 1817
Of circular section with part fluting, supported on a spreading foot, with two shell and leaf capped handles, the hinged cover with a basket of fruit motif finial, the interior gilded, engraved with a crest and coat-of-arms - 9in. (22.8cm.) over handles, 31oz.
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