Welsh Tea Caddy Spoon Tea Scoop Enamel Shield Finial Penarth 1930s
This is a souvenir tea caddy spoon or scoop with a round bowl and an enamel shield of Penarth, Wales with an enamel shield as a finial.
The chromium plated caddy spoon was made 1930-1940s, measures 3 inches long and is in very good +++ used vintage condition. The spoon is marked EPOB, or ElectroPlated Over Brass, so is silver plate.
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.
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