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Superb Regency Burr Yew Tea Caddy


£495 | $690 USD | €577 EUR
Item Number: SA662283
Date of manufacture: Regency
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Prometheus Antiques
This antique has been viewed 34 times in the past month with the most views from France.


A superb Regency period burr Yew tea caddy, possibly Burr Elm. The caddy is of sarcophagus form with a panel of parquetry inlay to the lid. The parquetry inlay is in box and ebony in an oblique chequerboard pattern. The caddy is beautifully figured on all sides with a wonderful original colour and patina. The interior is the original with the compartments in calamander or similar variant of ebony. The mixing bowl is in Bristol blue glass and is likely the original. The key works and the box locks smartly. A really fine example of a Georgian Tea Caddy, in wonderful original condition. C.1810.
Overall sizes in inches:
12 1/4 wide
7 deep
7 high
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This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as Regency.


Height = 18 cm (7.1")
Width = 31 cm (12.2")
Depth = 18 cm (7.1")

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Newark upon Trent
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