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SA770599

Fine 18th Century Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy

Price

£1,950 | $2,718 USD | €2,273 EUR
Item Number: SA770599
Date of manufacture: 1800
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Quiet Street Antiques of Bath
This antique has been viewed 32 times in the past month with the most views from France.

Description

A very fine quality late 18th century tortoiseshell TEA CADDY in lovely original condition. Of cube shape with canted corners, it features the iconic silver “bow" handle to the lid and shaped silver key escutcheon to the front, whilst below is a charming hand-painted miniature set within an engraved silver frame. It opens to reveal the original lid and most of the original lead lining remains intact. A rare and charming tea caddy.
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Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1800.


Dimensions

Height = 12 cm (4.7")
Width = 13 cm (5.1")
Depth = 10 cm (3.9")


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Quiet Street Antiques of Bath
Quiet Street Antiques
3 Quiet Street
Bath
BA1 2JS
United Kingdom
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