A George III mahogany tea caddy

A George III mahogany tea caddy

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1043

A rare George III tea caddy of well-figured mahogany, the concave moulded pagoda top with cast brass carrying handle opening to reveal three compartments each with a Pontypool japanned ware tea canister decorated with flowers against a rich brown background, having the original brass escutcheon to the front and standing on ogee bracket feet.

Dimensions:

Height 19 cm / 7 12"
Width 30 cm / 11 1316"
Depth 17.5 cm / 6 2932"
Year

circa 1760

Country

England

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