A George II silver three-piece caddy set, Robert Lucas, London, 1726/31/38
comprising two Caddies with sliding covers and removable domed caps and one covered Bowl, the cover with later mirrored cypher JH, all chased with flowers, scrolls and shells and engraved with arms and motto PECTE FACIENDO NEMINEM TIMEAS. Together with a silver-mounted fitted travelling case, the handle engraved with matching arms and motto, with key, James Ruell, London, 1793.
marked on bases
height of tea caddy 4 3/4 in., length of case 12 in.
12 cm, 30.5 cm