Welcome to Antiques & Moore! This listing is for a gorgeous Victorian Period Continental silver over copper eight-sided tea caddy, c. This fabulous tea caddy has beautiful, highly chased decoration with four panels with assorted scenes in the design, one with Cherub playing a flute. The panels are separated by an alternating pattern of swags of flowers. Measures 5 1/8" high and 3 1/8" wide.
Total weight 7.9 ounces. This wonderful tea caddy is in very nice condition with no major damage.
There is minor wear on the high areas which leaves a highlight of the copper layer below. There is also a small ding on the top (see photos). We at Antiques & Moore have been in the Antiques business for over 30 years and try to describe our items as accurately as possible. We are happy to answer any questions and always appreciate your business! The item "CONTINENTAL SILVER PLATE OVER COPPER 8-SIDED TEA CADDY, c.1900" is in sale since Tuesday, August 2, 2011. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Silverplate\Tea/Coffee Pots & Sets". The seller is "antiquesandmooresales" and is located in Hendersonville, North Carolina. This item can be shipped worldwide.