Two late 18th Century mahogany tea caddies
Lot 715
Two late 18th Century mahogany tea caddies
Sold for £204 (US$ 342) inc. premium
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The Chester Sale Chester
5 Nov 2009 11:00 GMT

Auction 17151
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Two late 18th Century mahogany tea caddies
The first caddy inlaid, the hinged cover having a central patera within frames of crossbanding and stringing, enclosing an interior inlaid with three eight-pointed stars, all of remarkably fresh colour and condition, the removable twin canisters each having a loose cover and cut brass finial, flanking a bowl aperture, the whole raised on hybrid swept bracket button feet, 30cm x 15cm x 16.5cm high, the second caddy figured, the hinged cover having a leaf-capped lacquered brass bale carrying handle, enclosing twin canisters each with hinged cover, flanking a bowl aperture, 30cm x 15cm x 15cm high, (2)
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