Hamburg, 1730-38. Silver, stamped with Hamburg city mark with 'S' for Peter Straßer II (1730 to 1738) and MM.: 'IB' (overstamped). Tea caddy of typical North German shape. Bird finial later add. of silver master Christian Muhl, Heide (1766-1822). Bottom with old point engravings. H. 14,5 cm, weight c. 170 g. (This tea caddy is mentioned by Schliemann (no. 381.19) as object from Kunsthandel Kratz, Hamburg. Comp. Schliemann, no. 60, 381).