Posted by RALEIGH DEGEER AMYX on Mon, May 16, 2011 @ 12:34 PM

 Featured is President Theodore Roosevelt's Silver Monogrammed and Ornately Crafted, Tea Caddy. This Presidential Relic is of Museum Quality, as well as of Intricate and Artistic Merit.  The Silver Lid, Vividly illustrated below, was Impressively Hand-Engraved, "Theodore Roosevelt",  by an Artist of Merit.

theodore roosevelt|thodore roosevelt tea caddy|t.r. relic|t.r. tea|raleigh degeer amyx|the raleigh degeer amyx collection|the american heritage collection|STUNNING SILVER TEA CADDY OWNED AND USED BY PRESIDENT THEODORE ROOSEVELT

Note the Artistic design combined with Dramatic Arched Curvature - as well as the 3-D Embossed effect. This Silver Tea Caddy, measures approximately 5" in height. This 800 Sterling T.R. Relic is of German Manufacture, with an Impressive Napoleonic Style Design. It is octagonal in shape. The bottom is marked 800 (Sterling), with a small crescent and crown, which is the silver mark denoting 1880's origin.

t.r.|t.r. tea caddy|t.r. relic|theodore roosevelt tea caddy|theodore roosevelt property|raleigh degeer amyx|the raleigh degeer amyx collection|the american heritage collection|A VIVID CLOSE-UP OF THE OCTAGONAL SILVER TOP OF PRESIDENT THEODORE ROOSEVELT'S TEA CADDY

This Historic T.R. Relic is accompanied by a detailed Letter of Provenance, some 30 years ago, on White House Stationery, from Lillian Rogers Parks to her close friend Raleigh DeGeer Amyx.

lillian rogers parks|raleigh degeer amyx and lillian rogers parks|the raleigh degeer amyx collection|the american heritage collection|RALEIGH DEGEER AMYX WITH HIS FRIEND LILLIAN ROGERS PARKS AT THE HOME OF PRESIDENT DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER CIRCA 1982

In the Historic White House Letter Mrs. Parks outlines the details of the fact that President Roosevelt owned and used this Beautiful Piece. Lillian Rogers Parks had worked at The White House for 30 years. Prior to that her Mother, Maggie Rogers was employed at The White House, as First Maid, for 30 years.

theodore roosevelt|the raleigh degeer amyx collection|raleigh degeer amyx|the american heritage collection|THE DRAMATIC BUT CONFIDENT PRESIDENT THEODORE ROOSEVELT

As of 2011, this Historic Relic - once owned and used by President Theodore Roosevelt, before and during his Presidency, is currently in The Collection of Raleigh DeGeer Amyx (a.k.a.) The American Heritage Collection.

raleigh degeer amyx|the raleigh degeer amyx collection|the american heritage collection|HISTORIAN & COLLECTOR - RALEIGH DEGEER AMYX 2010


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