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George III Henry Clay Papier Mache Tea Caddy

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Henry Clay papier mache tea caddy decorated with painted anthemion border and classical Etruscan style figures. With a silver escutcheon and hall marked swing handle on the lid. The interior of the Henry Clay tea caddy features a papier mache floating lid with silver handle and traces of its original lining. It also comes with its original key and working lock.

Details

  • Date of manufacture
    1780
  • Period
  • Condition
    Excellent.
  • Dimensions

    H 5 in. x W 5.5 in. x D 3 in.

    H 12.7 cm x W 13.97 cm x D 7.62 cm

  • Seller location
    Northampton, GB
  • Reference number
    LU97047279293

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