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Antique Georgian Burr Yew Tea Caddy

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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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  • Of the Period
  • Place of origin
    Great Britain (UK)
  • Date of manufacture
    1790
  • 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
  • Reference number
    LU97047298593

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