Mark Goodger

Mahogany Tea Chest

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This Mahogany Tea Caddy has an unusual inlaid motif which depicts a canon and oak leafs and has fantastic patination. The top of the box features inlaid brass with a sturdy swing handle. While the lid is open, the right... Read More


SKU: ed8b5420e0c9 Categories: ,
Dimensions 17 × 17 cm
Year

c. 1770

Medium

Wood, Brass

Country

United Kingdom

Description

Description

This Mahogany Tea Caddy has an unusual inlaid motif which depicts a canon and oak leafs and has fantastic patination. The top of the box features inlaid brass with a sturdy swing handle.

While the lid is open, the right side of the Caddy can be slid upwards, to reveal a secret spoon drawer.

The front has a large escutcheon and features a working lock which comes with a tasselled key.

Additional information

Additional information

Dimensions 17 × 17 cm
Year

c. 1770

Medium

Wood, Brass

Country

United Kingdom