George I Britannia standard silver tea caddy from a Distinguished old Rhode Island Family
Lot 1040
A George I Britannia standard silver tea caddy
by Joseph Fainell, London, 1717
Sold for US$ 1,625 inc. premium
Lot Details
Property from a Distinguished old Rhode Island Family
A George I Britannia standard silver tea caddy
by Joseph Fainell, London, 1717
Of chamfered rectangular section, fitted with a sliding cover and separate octagonal domed cap, all on a stepped foot, weight approximately 4 oz troy.
total height 4 1/2in (11.4cm); length 3 1/8in (7.9cm); depth 2 1/4in (5.7cm)

Saleroom notices

  • Please note that the provenance of this lot should read: Property from a Distinguished old Rhode Island Family. The property heading in the print catalog is incorrect.
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