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Georgian 18th Century Antique Mahogany Octagonal Tea Caddy


£795 | $1,108 USD | €926 EUR
Item Number: SA665149
Date of manufacture: Georgian
Current Status: For sale
Seller: S and S Timms Antiques Ltd
This antique has been viewed 28 times in the past month with the most views from Germany.


An Attractive George III Period 18th Century
Mahogany Octagonal Shaped Tea Caddy Having
Banded And Strung Decoration And Lidded
Interior With Two Divisions With Fully Working
Lock And Key
(Tea was of exceptional value in the 18th century
and the type of tea you could afford, plus of course
the vessels you chose to store it in were a great symbol
of status. Tea caddies were of course used to both
preserve the tea leaves bit also to lock it away from the
potentially wandering hands of any employees. This is a
good quality example of its type, constructed from well
figured mahogany with elegant decoration. The overall
condition is good and it comes with a fully functioningl
lock and key)
Circa 1790
Height - 5in
Width - 7.5in
Depth - 4in
A Careful Selection Of High Quality Town And Country
Furniture For The Home From The 17th, 18th, 19th And Early 20th Centuries
Internal Ref: 8344


This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as Georgian.


Height = 13 cm (5.1")
Width = 20 cm (7.9")
Depth = 10 cm (3.9")

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S and S Timms Antiques Ltd
PO BOX 813
MK45 9AW
United Kingdom

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