Live Auction

March 2024: Day One

Thu, Mar 14, 2024 11:00AM EDT
Lot 71

William Comyns (London, England) Sterling Silver Tea Caddy, 1900, H 7.25" W 7" Depth 5" 24.65t oz

Estimate: $400 - $600

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $5
$30 $10
$100 $25
$400 $50
$900 $100
$2,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$150,000 $10,000
Offers a trapezoidal form, terminating on four bun form feet. With rampant lion, crowned leopard, and 'f' date mark (1900) in cartouche adjacent to 'W.C' (William Comyns) in cartouche. With '128' to the underside. Total weight: 24.65 troy ounces. Provenance: Property of a Grosse Pointe Park, MI private collector.


Original key not included. With few, faint dimples and scratches throughout the exterior. No losses or notable demerits were observed. | Please note all lots show signs of wear commensurate with age and use, and the lack of a statement regarding condition does not imply the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from defects or the effects of aging. Unless otherwise stated, all information provided is the opinion of DuMouchelles' specialists. Should you have any specific questions regarding the condition of this lot, please use the “Request Condition Report” or “Ask a Question” buttons or email conditions@dumoart.com.
Property of a Grosse Pointe Park, MI private collector.