02-19-2006 02-19-2006
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2308 Boston
February 19, 2006 11:00 AMCalender
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Tortoiseshell Veneer and Ivory Double Tea Caddy

$650$650
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2308 Location: Boston Date / Time: February 19, 2006 11:00AM

Description:

Tortoiseshell Veneer and Ivory Double Tea Caddy, England, early 19th century, rectangular box with rounded corners, hinged lid with ivory surround, the interior with two covered compartments lined with vestiges of lead foil, with tortoiseshell veneer and ivory knobs, all on copper ball feet, (repair patch on front, some veneer cracked and lifting, hinges loose), ht. 5 1/8, wd. 6 3/4, dp. 3 7/8 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

United Kingdom, Tea Caddy