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Inlaid Wooden Tea Caddy and Octagonal Box with Dominoes

Auction:
2267
Lot:
69
Sold for:
$646$550

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2267
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 20, 2005 11:00AM

Description:

Inlaid Wooden Tea Caddy and Octagonal Box with Dominoes, probably Continental, early 19th century, square tea caddy with a floral bouquet inlaid on the top, kite-shaped escutcheon, opens to a lead foil-lined cavity with a lift-off cover; the octagonal box with contrasting bone and mahogany panels with geometric inlaid circles, raised on turned bone feet, the box containing twenty-six ebony and bone dominoes, (cracks, losses), ht. 3 7/8, 2 1/4 in.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Tea Caddy, Dominoes, Teaware

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