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Antique Georgian Burr Yew Tea Caddy


Antique burr yew tea caddy with beautiful inlaid conch shells and fluted cants, with original untouched patination. The interior of this Georgian shell inlaid tea caddy features two bone handled burr yew lids. The tea caddy has a oval bone escutcheon, fully working lock and tasselled key.


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  • Place of origin
    Great Britain (UK)
  • Date of manufacture
  • Dimensions

    H 5 in. x W 7.5 in. x D 4 in.

    H 12.7 cm x W 19.05 cm x D 10.16 cm

  • Seller location
    Northampton, GB
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