Antique Irish Silver Tea Caddy

SOLD – Antique Irish Silver Tea Caddy, West & Son (Langley Archer West), Dublin, 1894

SOLD – Silver Tea Caddy



Description: An exquisite late Victorian Irish  silver oblong baluster tea caddy featuring chased floral and fluted detailing with gadroon border.  The push-fit lid has a gadroon decorated rim, reflecting the style of the gadroon decorated lower border. This is an extremely well crafted piece, by a famous maker in excellent condition. A very good gauge of silver, always testimony of fine quality.

Dimensions: Width 9cm/3.5″ at widest point. 6cm/ 2.36″ at base. Height 13.8cm/5.1″ to top of finial.

Weight: 4.38 Troy Oz/136g.

Maker: Prolific Dublin maker Langley Archer West, College Green, Dublin

Origin: Assayed in London 1894.

Price:  SOLD