TEA CADDY PEWTER COPPER APPLIQUED 19th Century,Qing Dy - For Sale
TEA CADDY PEWTER COPPER APPLIQUED 19th Century,Qing Dy
A fine 18th century PEWTER TEA CADDY with applied hammered copper bird and flowering branch applique and copper rim on the original rolled liplid.
The ovoid tea jar has a soft mellow patina and beautifully worked hammered copper details. This tea caddy in Ginger jar form is a rare find as early pewter was frequently resmelted to make bullets and other lead implements as needed.
Dimensions: Height 5"(12.50cm)
Condition: Excellent Beautiful for period