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Rare Antique Treen Squash Fruit Tea Caddy

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Extremely rare squash tea caddy with a beautiful dark mottled color, lovely patination, and has a wonderful original squared stalk only seen on this type of fruit tea caddy. Often mistaken for melons, it is the squared stalk that is the distinguishing feature of the squash. The interior of this squash tea caddy contains traces of its original tin lining, with steel hinge and lock, it comes with its original steel key and fully working lock.

Details

  • Dimensions

    H 6 in. x Dm 4.75 in.

    H 15.24 cm x Dm 12.07 cm

  • Diameter
    4.75 in. (12.07 cm)
  • Seller location
    Northampton, GB
  • Reference number
    LU97047109773

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