An early 19th century Tortoiseshell tea caddy, of serpentine breakfront form, the whole raised on compressed bun feet and decorated with mother of pearl floral inlay – Width 17cms, Depth 11.5cms, Height 14cms
Lot 189Y
A William IV blonde tortoiseshell and mother of pearl floral inlaid tea caddy
Sold for £750 (US$ 1,259) inc. premium
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A William IV blonde tortoiseshell and mother of pearl floral inlaid tea caddy
Of serpentine breakfront outline, the domed hinged lid applied with a plated metal plaque monogrammed 'E.P', enclosing two lidded compartments with ivory knops, the floral inlaid front and plain sides on plated metal ball feet, 19cm wide, 12cm deep, 14cm high (7" wide, 4.5" deep, 5.5" high).
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