A George III silver tea caddy,
by John Carter, London 1776,
oval form, engraved with a foliate garland and bright-cut borders, the hinged cover with a foliate finial, engraved with a crest, with a lock and key, length 12.8cm, approx. weight 13oz.
The crest is that of Stafford of Blatherwick, Northamptonshire.