Mark Goodger

Pressed Tortoiseshell and Silver Tea Caddy

£15,950.00

An exceptional pagoda top tortoiseshell tea caddy with stunning gothic pressed tortoiseshell panels. Stands on four ornate sterling silver feet by London silversmiths Edward, Edward Junior, John & William Barnard, dated 1829. Has a wonderful cast silver escutcheon of flowers... Read More

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SKU: 500214 Categories: , ,
Dimensions 14 × 14 × 19 cm
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Description

An exceptional pagoda top tortoiseshell tea caddy with stunning gothic pressed tortoiseshell panels. Stands on four ornate sterling silver feet by London silversmiths Edward, Edward Junior, John & William Barnard, dated 1829. Has a wonderful cast silver escutcheon of flowers and silver pumpkin on the top. Contains a single tortoiseshell lid with a turned bone handle which, when lifted, reveals two compartments retaining traces of its original foil lining. Comes from a large collection of fine antiques from the Beaucamp de Haut estate, in Guernsey. With a fully working lock and key.

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

Important information is 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 30 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.

Additional information

Additional information

Dimensions 14 × 14 × 19 cm
Period

Year

Medium

, , ,

Exhibition

Collection

Cites

X69Q8BDT

SKU 500214