19th Century English Tortoise Shell Tea Caddy

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19th century English tortoise shell tea caddy with roof-form lid and bun feet. The fitted interior with two unlined compartments for tea, each lid is tortoise with bone pulls. Interior base and lid are both lined with bone. The lid with green velvet backing. Sterling silver escutcheon and monogram plate.

Details

  • Of the Period
    Regency
  • Place of Origin
    England
  • Date of Manufacture
    Early 19th Century
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    5.5 in. H x 7.25 in. W x 5 in. D
    14 cm H x 18 cm W x 13 cm D
  • Dealer Location
    Dallas, TX
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    f86771706277867283fs
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