Regency rosewood sarcophagus form tea caddy c1815. The caddy has an on-laid mother of pearl escutcheon and is raised on bun feet. Internally it is divided into three sections with central cut-glass bowl. Lids to tea compartments are hinged with original piano hinges. Original lock (no key!) and original rosewood veneer on mahogany interior. Maximum overall measurements; 35cm x 20cm x 19.5cm (WxDxH).

 

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Regency Rosewood Sarcophagus Tea Caddy c1815

SKU: TC103
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  • This caddy is in very good overall condition. External case is in excellent condition. The central glass bowl has no chips, cracks or scratches. One of its bun feet is a good (matching) replacement. It is missing the rings from its handles. Please see images as these form an important part of the description.

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