T9480 Gorham Antique Mixed Metals Tea Caddy Date letter 1880
A Gorham hand hammered mixed metals tea caddy with applied copper bird and plant. There are some very fine details in the applications
including a tiny copper butterfly on the plant and a small insect as well as a tiny beetle on the plant. The large pheasant is on a base of applied silver "sand". The cap pulls off and is also hand hammered.