Red Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy

Red Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy
Red Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy Red Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy Red Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy Red Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy Red Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy Red Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy Red Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy Red Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy
Offered by: Hampton Antiques
Dealer reference: 347431

Description

Rare red oval tortoiseshell tea caddy with simple applied reeded silver all round. The front of this red Georgian tortoiseshell tea caddy has an elegantly shaped and applied engraved silver key profile.

The red tortoiseshell tea caddy interior has boxwood facings, a single floating lid with bone handle and original tin lining. Silver is unmarked.

This rare red tortoiseshell oval tea caddy comes complete with fully working lock and tasselled key.

Height: 5.00inch (12.70 cm)
Width: 6.50inch (16.51 cm)
Depth: 4.75inch (12.07 cm)

Date

Circa 1790

Price

£9,500.00

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