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Satinwood Sarcophagus Tea Caddy


£2,495 | $3,477 USD | €2,908 EUR
Item Number: SA831712
Date of manufacture: 19th Century
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Mark Goodger Antiques
This antique has been viewed 32 times in the past month with the most views from Singapore.


Rare and magnificent inlaid satinwood sarcophagus shaped tea caddy with ebonised edging, standing on four brass ball feet with two lions head carry handles. With fine exquisite decorative inlays on all sides including a lyre on the top.
The interior of this satinwood tea caddy shows yet more impressive cabinet work with the inlays and vibrant colours kept from the light like the day it was made, this can be seen with the superb Conch shell in the lid of the tea caddy. The two compartments lids turned bone handles and still contain traces of their original lining.
The underside of the main lid has a beautiful conch shell inlay.
Circa 1820
Internal Ref: 500324


This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 19th Century.


Height = 18.5 cm (7.3")
Width = 28 cm (11.0")
Depth = 17.5 cm (6.9")

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Mark Goodger Antiques
United Kingdom

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