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19th Century Sterling Silver & Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy, Hallmarked Chester, 1897

By Cornelius Desormeaux Saunders and James Francis Hollings Shepherd
19th Century Sterling Silver & Tortoiseshell Tea C...
Cornelius Desormeaux Saunders and James Francis Hollings Shepherd
Antique English Victorian Tortoise Shell Boxes
Sterling Silver
The tortoiseshell panelled exterior fronted by a sterling silver label noting 'Tea' in Gothic script, rising to squared shoulders centred by a sterling silver cap overtop a conforming s...
English Art Deco Crystal, Faux Tortoiseshell and Sterling Silver Pique Box
English Art Deco Crystal, Faux Tortoiseshell and S...
Mappin & Webb
English Art Deco Tortoise Shell Boxes
Silver, Crystal
Measures: 5 ¼" wide; 1 3/4" long; 1 1/4" high Cut crystal vanity box with silver piqué inlaid faux tortoiseshell top. Impressed for 925 silver/ Birmingham/ 1917/ M & Wb. Piqué ...
Tortoiseshell and Lacquer Box, England, circa 1900

Tortoiseshell and Lacquer Box, England, circa 1900...
Antique English Edwardian Tortoise Shell Boxes
Brass, Wood, Lacquer
Tortoiseshell and lacquer box with brass inlay, circa 1900, England.
Superb Georgian Tea Caddy

Superb Georgian Tea Caddy
Antique English Georgian Tortoise Shell Boxes
Brass, Wood
Important size and unusual scalloped block front and pagoda-like top. The caddy has a beautifully fitted interior and is raised upon brass feet.
19th Century Tortoiseshell and Gilt Bronze Casket

19th Century Tortoiseshell and Gilt Bronze Casket
Antique Tortoise Shell Boxes
Bronze
An exceptionally fine tortoiseshell and gilt bronze casket of waisted Bombay form. With original gilt bronze mounts all now patinated. In a quite exceptional condition.   
Georgian Tortoiseshell Pagoda Top Tea Caddy

Georgian Tortoiseshell Pagoda Top Tea Caddy
Antique English Georgian Tortoise Shell Boxes
Silver, Bone, Pewter
A Georgian tortoiseshell pagoda top tea caddy, serpentine front with skirted base, pewter string inlay, silver lid cartouche with "JTC" monogram and silver escutcheon. Velvet lined lid,...
Snuffbox, England, circa 1800

Snuffbox, England, circa 1800
Antique English Neoclassical Tortoise Shell Boxes
Oval-round snuffbox, tortoiseshell with gold incrustations.  
Lovely English Regency Tortoiseshell Footed Tea Caddy with Intach Interior
Lovely English Regency Tortoiseshell Footed Tea Ca...
Antique English Regency Tortoise Shell Boxes
Brass, Bronze, Wood
For connoisseurs this tortoise shell tea caddy is a gem. Shaped in the classic regency form and standing on four winged lion paw bronze feet the brass edged and bronze rosette adorned l...
English Art Deco Sterling Silver and Faux Tortoiseshell Box

By Charles & Richard Comyns
English Art Deco Sterling Silver and Faux Tortoise...
Charles & Richard Comyns
English Art Deco Tortoise Shell Boxes
Sterling Silver
9.20 ozs. gross Rectangular sterling silver box with inset faux tortoiseshell top and monogram KSP on top. Impressed for 925 silver/ London/ 1922/ C & R C.  
18th Century Walnut Wooden and Tortoise Shell Snuf...
Unknown
Antique French Tortoise Shell Boxes
Walnut
18th century snuffbox Title "Le Patre" Walnut wooden box and Tortoise shell inside the snuffbox Beautiful detailed cut scenery of the father standing against the tree Sheep's and cows...
Superb Georgian Tea Caddy

Superb Georgian Tea Caddy
Antique English Georgian Tortoise Shell Boxes
Wood
Finely fashioned with nicely figured inlays. Good scale and dramatic form designed with a "pagoda" top. An outstanding period piece.
19th Century English Regency Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy
19th Century English Regency Tortoiseshell Tea Cad...
Antique English Regency Tortoise Shell Boxes
This is an English Regency tea caddy in excellent condition with good color and form. The contoured top contains a small central pewter plate, and lifts to reveal a double compartment f...
Fine Georgian Tea Caddy

Fine Georgian Tea Caddy
Antique English Georgian Tortoise Shell Boxes
Bone, Glass, Wood
An over scaled fine English caddy. Magnificent proportions.
Antique Regency Blonde Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy

Antique Regency Blonde Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy
Antique English Regency Tortoise Shell Boxes
A rare late Regency period blonde tortoiseshell tea caddy having pagoda top and silver strung decoration enclosing tortoiseshell lidded interior with original paper foil lining.
Antique Blonde English Cattle Bone 1790 Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy Box Very Unique
Antique Blonde English Cattle Bone 1790 Tortoisesh...
Antique English Tortoise Shell Boxes
Antique blonde English cattle bone 1790 tortoiseshell tea caddy box, Skeleton lock no key, with special compartment lid for you to store the tea or whatever. Red velvet lining is faded ...
French Walnut Tea Caddy with Tortoise Inlay
French Walnut Tea Caddy with Tortoise Inlay
Unknown
Antique French George III Tortoise Shell Boxes
French walnut tea caddy with tortoise inlay, circa 1890. This handcrafted rectangular walnut tea caddy has a gorgeous tan tortoise inlay with a cast brass-lifting handle. The lid res...
Mexican Tortoiseshell and Pen-Engraved Cabinet
Mexican Tortoiseshell and Pen-Engraved Cabinet
Unknown
Antique North American Spanish Colonial Tortoise Shell Boxes
Mexican cabinet. Made of tortoiseshell, pen-engraved and wood. Possible Oaxaca or Puebla, 17th century.
19th Century English Tortoiseshell Box 1820 Gothic Look with Feet
19th Century English Tortoiseshell Box 1820 Gothic...
Antique English Tortoise Shell Boxes
English 1820 tortoiseshell box with a Gothic Look. Excellent condition, and simply fab. Opens and closes perfectly, and has a Navy blue lining inside. The tortoise shell is embossed on ...
18th Century Montesquieu Portrait Tortoiseshell Snuff Box

By Jacques Joseph de Gault
18th Century Montesquieu Portrait Tortoiseshell Sn...
Jacques Joseph de Gault
Antique French Neoclassical Tortoise Shell Boxes
Gold, Enamel
An exquisite miniature of French philosopher Charles Montesquieu graces the lid of this tortoiseshell-lined snuff box. The handsome portrait was fashioned by the renowned Jacques-Joseph...
Napoleon III Boulle Marquetry Jewelry Box in Five Noble Materials
Napoleon III Boulle Marquetry Jewelry Box in Five ...
André-Charles Boulle
Antique French Napoleon III Tortoise Shell Boxes
Brass, Mother-of-Pearl
Superb jewelry box, in Boule marquetry style with five different inlaid: brass, mother-of-pearl, tortoiseshell, bones. Beautiful ornaments. Totally restored in a excellent condition....
Gilt Bronze and Tortoiseshell Chest, 18th Century

Gilt Bronze and Tortoiseshell Chest, 18th Century
Antique European Neoclassical Tortoise Shell Boxes
Bronze
Late 18th century chest Wood, gold bronze and hawksbill. Chest made at the end of the 18th century, with a wooden structure composed of a prismatic base and a vaulted cover, articulat...
Engraved Tortoiseshell Music Box with French Revol...
Antique French Tortoise Shell Boxes
This finely engraved and inscribed tortoiseshell music box is a precious piece of French Revolution and Napoleonic history: given as a gift by the Duchess of Gdansk in 1837 to a nephew ...
19th Century English Regency Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy

19th Century English Regency Tortoiseshell Tea Cad...
Antique English Regency Tortoise Shell Boxes
Regency Period Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy with Bun Feet and Two (2) Compartments, England 19th Century
Late 18th Century Chest Wood, Gold Bronze and Hawksbill
Late 18th Century Chest Wood, Gold Bronze and Hawk...
Unknown
Antique European Neoclassical Tortoise Shell Boxes
Bronze, Wood
Late 18th century chest. Wood, gold bronze and hawksbill (tortoise shell). Chest made at the end of the 18th century, with a wooden structure composed of a prismatic base and a vaulted...
19th Century Tortoiseshell Box

19th Century Tortoiseshell Box
Antique Victorian Tortoise Shell Boxes
Bone
Wonderful old tortoiseshell box. One small chip on right side and old tape on the inside lid. I believe it was to hold the shell to the rim. Please see photos.
Napoleon III Boulle Marquetry Bronze Tortoiseshell Jewel Gloves Box, France
Napoleon III Boulle Marquetry Bronze Tortoiseshell...
André-Charles Boulle
Antique French Napoleon III Tortoise Shell Boxes
Brass, Bronze, Wood, Mahogany
Gorgeous jewel or decorative box, used as a glove box by that time. Made in Boulle Marquetry style using five splendid noble veneered materials as brass and tortoiseshell in different c...
Napoleon III Boulle Marquetry Tortoiseshell Jewel Box, France, 19th Century
Napoleon III Boulle Marquetry Tortoiseshell Jewel ...
André-Charles Boulle
Antique French Napoleon III Tortoise Shell Boxes
Brass, Bronze, Fabric, Wood
Very chic jewel or decoration box in Boulle style decorated with brass and tortoise shell marquetry with splendid gilt bronze ornamentations in its original gilt golden state. An origi...
Napoleon III Boulle Marquetry Style Big Jewelry Box, France, 19th Century
Napoleon III Boulle Marquetry Style Big Jewelry Bo...
André-Charles Boulle
Antique French Napoleon III Tortoise Shell Boxes
Brass, Bronze, Pewter, Wood
Big size elegant jewelry box in Boulle style brass, dark tortoiseshell, mother-of-pearl and pewter ornaments, Napoleon III style, France, circa 1875, in an excellent general condition, ...
Fine Georgian Tea Caddy

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Fine Georgian Tea Caddy
Antique English Georgian Tortoise Shell Boxes
Bone, Wood
Classic dome form with shell cartouche on its lid.
Early 19th Century English Regency Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy with Bun Feet
Early 19th Century English Regency Tortoiseshell T...
Antique English Regency Tortoise Shell Boxes
Regency period tortoiseshell tea caddy with skirted base and bun feet, England, early 19th century.
19th Century Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy

19th Century Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy
Unknown
Antique English George IV Tortoise Shell Boxes
Wonderful tortoiseshell Serpentine front Tea Caddy. Each section divided with pewter stringing. Standing on tague nut feet with twin lidded compartments with bone knobs. Silver escutche...
Tortoiseshell Tea Canister with Sterling Silver Lid and "Tea" Mount 19th Century

By Cornelius Desormeaux Saunders and James Francis Hollings Shepherd
Tortoiseshell Tea Canister with Sterling Silver Li...
Cornelius Desormeaux Saunders and James Francis Hollings Shepherd
Antique British Victorian Tortoise Shell Boxes
Sterling Silver
Tortoiseshell and silver tea caddy with inverted sides having a engraved applied silver mount with the word Tea on the front. This delightful collectable tea caddy is hallmarked Chester...
19th Century English Regency Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy
19th Century English Regency Tortoiseshell Tea Cad...
Antique English Regency Tortoise Shell Boxes
Sterling Silver, Bone
19th century English tortoiseshell tea caddy with undulating front and scalloped base with bun feet. The interior with two unlined compartments for tea, each lid with tortoise shell and...
Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy

Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy
Antique English Tortoise Shell Boxes
A mid-19th century tortoiseshell tea caddy, the top with rounded edge, and blank cartouche, the top veneered in panels, divided by Fine metal stringing. The front edge serpentine to fol...
Rare Antique Red Tortoiseshell and Silver Oval Tea Caddy
Rare Antique Red Tortoiseshell and Silver Oval Tea...
Antique British George II Tortoise Shell Boxes
Silver
Very rare, striking red tortoiseshell and silver oval tea caddy with beautifully engraved solid silver edging, escutcheon and ring pull handle. The silver edge on the opening of the ca...
Napoleon III Tortoiseshell Casket, circa 1870

Napoleon III Tortoiseshell Casket, circa 1870
Unknown
Antique French Louis XIV Tortoise Shell Boxes
Napoleon III gilt bronze-mounted and tortoiseshell casket France, circa 1870. In Louis XIV style, rectangular top centred by a loop handle opening to reveal a silk lined interior, the ...
Maitland-Smith Tessilated Tortoise Square Shell Hinged Box/ SALE

By Maitland Smith
Maitland-Smith Tessilated Tortoise Square Shell Hi...
Maitland Smith
Vintage Philippine Modern Tortoise Shell Boxes
Wood
This lovely and unusual hinged square box by Maitland -Smith with four black lacquered wood ball feet is tessellated tortoise shell. It has a black velvet lining. The chrome applied ban...
Exceptional Late 18th Century English Tea Caddy in Tortoiseshell
Exceptional Late 18th Century English Tea Caddy in...
Antique English Georgian Tortoise Shell Boxes
An exceptional quality late 18th century English octagonal tea caddy in tortoise shell with a reverse painted allegorical lozenge on the front. Excellent overall condition, with some in...
Collection of Six 19th Century Tortoise Shell Boxes
Collection of Six 19th Century Tortoise Shell Boxe...
Antique English Tortoise Shell Boxes
Collection of six 19th century tortoise shell boxes. Each varies in size as well as type of usage. Lined with velvet. Smallest box measures: 1.25" H x 3.5" W x 2.25" D.
Faux Tessellated Tortoiseshell Mother-of-Pearl Jewelry Box by Maitland-Smith
Faux Tessellated Tortoiseshell Mother-of-Pearl Jew...
Maitland Smith
American Hollywood Regency Tortoise Shell Boxes
Mother-of-Pearl
Vintage jewelry box in faux tessellated tortoise shell with mother-of-pearl and Abolone shell edge, circa 1970s. Simple, elegant and unique.
Mid-19th Century Wooden Coffer Inlaid with Mother-...
Antique French Napoleon III Tortoise Shell Boxes
Brass, Mother-of-Pearl, Wood
Sizeable rectangular, wooden coffer with its key. The blackened wood is inlaid with mother-of-pearl, tortoiseshell, and brass. The lid and the main face of the box are richly decorated ...
Large Art Deco Tortoiseshell Oval Box with Silver Hinges

By Collett & Anderson
Large Art Deco Tortoiseshell Oval Box with Silver ...
Collett & Anderson
Vintage English Art Deco Tortoise Shell Boxes
Silver
A large oval tortoiseshell box. The rounded lid and the curved sides all finely worked in excellent condition. The silver hinge is hall marked and so the box can be dated accurately to ...
Regency Starburst Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy
Regency Starburst Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy
Antique British Regency Tortoise Shell Boxes
Silver, Bone
Stunning Regency starburst pressed bow fronted Tortoiseshell tea caddy, with silver initial plate to the centre of the star burst front and silver plated ball feet and finial and silver...
Specimen Tortoise Shell Suede Artisan Shoulder Handbag

Specimen Tortoise Shell Suede Artisan Shoulder Han...
Tribal Tortoise Shell Boxes
Suede
A charming most incredible one of a kind authentic early 20th century Handbag-may be American Indian---Specimen Tortoiseshell, fabricated in the early 20th century, into a shoulder bag ...
19th Century Tortoise Shell Decorative Box with Pi...
Antique Victorian Tortoise Shell Boxes
Offered is a stunning, late 19th century, tortoise shell decorative box with a pierced floral motif along the top. Hinged on the backside.
Tortoiseshell Snuff Box with Micomosaic and Gold, ...
Antique Italian Restauration Tortoise Shell Boxes
Gold, Stone
Rectangular snuff box in brown tortoiseshell and gold. The interior of the box is entirely lined with gold. The hinged lid is decorated with a rectangular micromosaic featuring a view o...
Rare Chinese Export Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy, circa 1840-1850
Rare Chinese Export Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy, circa...
Antique Tortoise Shell Boxes
A rare Chinese export tortoiseshell tea caddy made for the Dutch market. The exterior has decorative lacquer panels on every surface. The top and front depict cranes and foliage whil...
Tortoise Shell and Gold Box with Micromosaic by Ra...
Giacomo Raffaelli
Antique Italian Neoclassical Tortoise Shell Boxes
Tortoise shell pill box with gold ferrule. The lid features a micromosaic depicting a dog sitting on a dark blue/ green background. Giacomo Raffaelli (1753 - 1836), Rome, late 18th cent...
Tortoise Shell Box with Gold Ferrule and Micromosaic, 18th Century

By Reverenda Fabrica Sancti Petri
Tortoise Shell Box with Gold Ferrule and Micromosa...
Reverenda Fabrica Sancti Petri
Antique Italian Neoclassical Tortoise Shell Boxes
A rare tortoise shell pill box with gold ferrule. The lid features a micromosaic depicting the ruins of Caecilia Metella's tomb outside Rome. Manufactured by the Vatican school Reverend...
"Military Scene" Tortoise Shell and Gold Snuff Box with Micromosaic 18th Century
"Military Scene" Tortoise Shell and Gold Snuff Box...
Reverenda Fabrica Sancti Petri
Antique Russian Romantic Tortoise Shell Boxes
Gold
Snuff box in tortoise shell, with refined gold framing. Micromosaic by Michelangelo Barberi, St Petersburg, early 19th century. The micromosaic depicts an officer on horseback meet...
"Tarantella," Tortoise Shell and Gold Snuff Box, with Micromosaic, 18th Century
"Tarantella," Tortoise Shell and Gold Snuff Box, w...
Reverenda Fabrica Sancti Petri
Antique Italian Neoclassical Tortoise Shell Boxes
Gold, Enamel
Rectangular snuff box in tortoise shell with gold and enamel framing. From the Vatican school “Reverenda Fabrica Sancti Petri,” Rome, late 18th century. The fine micromosaic depict...
Tortoise Shell and Gold Box with Micromosaic, Temple of Vesta, 18th Century

By Reverenda Fabrica Sancti Petri
Tortoise Shell and Gold Box with Micromosaic, Temp...
Reverenda Fabrica Sancti Petri
Antique Italian Neoclassical Tortoise Shell Boxes
Tortoise shell pill box with gold ferrule. The micromosaic depicts Temple of Vesta in Rome. From the Vatican school “Reverenda Fabrica Sancti Petri,” late 18th-early 19th century.
"Brandenburg Gate," Tortoise Shell, Gold Snuff Box and Micromosaic, 18th Century
"Brandenburg Gate," Tortoise Shell, Gold Snuff Box...
Reverenda Fabrica Sancti Petri
Antique Italian Romantic Tortoise Shell Boxes
Gold
Gold snuff box, with micromosaic depicting Berlin's Brandenburg Gate. By the Vatican "Reverenda Fabrica Sancti Petri”, Rome, late 18th century.   
Tortoise Shell and Gold Box with Micromosaic by Ra...
Giacomo Raffaelli
Antique Italian Neoclassical Tortoise Shell Boxes
Tortoise shell pill box with gold ferrule. The lid features a micromosaic depicting two doves on an olive branch. Giacomo Raffaelli (1753-1836), Rome, late 18th century.
Green Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy

Green Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy
Antique British Tortoise Shell Boxes
Silver, Horn
Rare decagonal tent top tea caddy with a deep green hue, separated by contrasting stringing. Horn lipped base, vacant silver initial plate, escutcheon, hinge and pull handle. The interi...
Georgian Blonde Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy

Georgian Blonde Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy
Antique British George III Tortoise Shell Boxes
Silver, Bone
Exquisite blonde tented top tortoiseshell tea caddy with bone edges and stringing. The top features a beautiful sterling silver handle. The interior features two tortoiseshell lids w...
Pair Of Antique Chinese Decorative Tortoise Shell Overlay Boxes
Pair Of Antique Chinese Decorative Tortoise Shell ...
Antique Chinese Tortoise Shell Boxes
Brass
Pair Of Antique Chinese Decorative Tortoise Shell Overlay Boxes With Embossed Floral/Fruit Motif.
19th Century Boulle Tea Caddy

19th Century Boulle Tea Caddy
Antique French Tortoise Shell Boxes
Bronze
19th century boulle tea caddy.