A Regency tortoiseshell tea caddy
Lot 122Y
A Regency tortoiseshell, ivory banded and pewter strung Tea Caddy
Sold for £1,560 (US$ 2,670) inc. premium
Lot Details
A Regency tortoiseshell, ivory banded and pewter strung Tea Caddy
the moulded stepped lid centred by a vacant white metal cartouche enclosing a red velvet lined interior and two lidded compartments, with later silvered interiors, the front of arc-en-arbalette form with a white metal escutcheon, on a plinth base and bun feet, 19.5cm wide, 12cm deep, 14.5cm high (7.5" wide, 4.5" deep, 5.5" high).

Saleroom notices

  • Please note that this lot contains ivory & tortoiseshell and will be subject to CITES regulations if imported outside the EU.
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Y CITES

Subject to CITES regulations when exporting items outside of the EU, see clause 13.

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