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Inlaid Mahogany Tea Caddy

Auction:
2349
Lot:
297
Sold for:
$940$800

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2349
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 18, 2007 11:00AM

Description:

Inlaid Mahogany Tea Caddy, England, c. 1790, elliptical form caddy with hinged lid, the top inlaid with a conch shell in an oval reserve, the front with crossed leafy branches, with contrasting inlaid borders and stringing, the interior line with remnants of lead foil, (repairs to base border), ht. 4 3/8, wd. 6 1/8, dp. 3 5/8 in.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

United Kingdom, Tea Caddy, Caddy, Teaware

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