Lot 42: A Continental tea caddy 10cm high 8.7oz
November 27, 2012
Edinburgh, United KingdomLive Auction
A Continental tea caddy
Chester import marks 1902, of canted rectangular form with embossed classical scenes of figures within floral garlands, raised on four paw feet
10cm high 8.7oz
small tear to lid at rim near thumbpiece
decoration with some polish wear few small marks and dents etc, generally good
marks very clear
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