Tea Caddy Spoon 4 O Clock Bowl Teapot Finial 1930-1940s Deal England Souvenir
This is a figural tea caddy spoon or tea scoop that is a souvenir of Deal, England with a teapot shaped finial with an enamel shield for Deal and a bowl that is engraved with the face of a clock set at 4 o'clock, tea time!
The chrome plated tea caddy spoon measures 3 inches high bowl 1.75 inches in diameter, was made in the 1930-1940s, and is in very good +++ used vintage condition.
Tea caddy spoons were small spoons or scoops popularized by the victorians to lock inside a tea caddy or tea canister with the precious and expensive tea they were used to scoop.
They were also a favorite travel souvenir from Victorian times.