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Ivory and Gold Tea Caddy

SOLD

Reference
500217
Height
13 cm (5")
Width
13 cm (5")
Depth
8.5 cm (3 1/4")
Extremely rare decagonal tent top caddy adorned with gold piqué dots surrounding gold faceted studs. Each ivory panel is separated with thin slivers of horn with a tortoiseshell edge. With a solid gold swing handle, finely engraved escutcheon and initial plate with the letter “H”. Lifting the lid reveals a solid gold hinge, lock and single floating lid with gold turned handle.

Provenance: From an English Doctor’s lifelong box collection.

All our items come with authentication certificate with image, as well as our latest catalogue, care instructions and separate invoice for insurance purposes. On top of this our items come with 14 day no quibble money back guarantee and are all fully insured for when shipping.

Important information below.

If you are purchasing Tortoiseshell or Ivory pieces and are outside the E.U. you must have a CITES certificate in order to import the item into your country. We can obtain these on your behalf at a cost of £50 and these can take up to 14 working days to arrive at our office . Due to the strict exporting rules of these pieces, they may also come with further shipping costs. Please ensure you contact us prior to purchase for a quote.
Height
13 cm (5")
Width
13 cm (5")
Depth
8.5 cm (3 1/4")
Period
George III
Year
Circa 1790
Medium
Ivory, Tortoiseshell, Gold
Country
United Kingdom
Provenance
From an English Doctor’s lifelong box collection.
Exhibitions
BADA, LAPADA, ANTIQUES FOR EVERYONE, BLENHIEM PALACE CADA, Compton Verney Tea Exhibition 2019
Collections
MARK GOODGER