Exceptional Late 18th Century English Tea Caddy in Tortoiseshell For Sale
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Exceptional Late 18th Century English Tea Caddy in Tortoiseshell


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 interior lining losses.


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  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa Late 18th Century
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  • Condition
  • Condition Details
    Very good overall condition, with some interior lining losses, other imperfections, and expected wear from age and use. Please contact us directly with inquiries before purchasing.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor fading.
  • Dimensions
    H 5 in. x W 4 in. x D 2.75 in.H 12.7 cm x W 10.16 cm x D 6.99 cm
  • Seller Location
    Milford, NH
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