mark goodger logo

Red Tortoiseshell & Silver Tea Chest

SOLD

Vibrant red tortoiseshell tea chest with rope edging and ornate floral scrolling feet, escutcheon and handle. The interior houses two fabulous 18th-century sterling silver tea caddies with husk borders on cast openwork base by London silversmith Edward Dobson 1774. Held... Read More


SKU: 500858 Categories: , ,
Dimensions 11 × 17 × 13 cm
Country

Medium

,

Year

SKU 500858

Description

Description

Vibrant red tortoiseshell tea chest with rope edging and ornate floral scrolling feet, escutcheon and handle.
The interior houses two fabulous 18th-century sterling silver tea caddies with husk borders on cast openwork base by London silversmith Edward Dobson 1774. Held secure by the cushioned silk backing on the main lid and silk lined compartments.
With a working lock and key.

This fabulous tea chest is a real rarity, not only due to its size but its colour, condition and wonderful silver tea caddies.

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

Additional information

Additional information

Dimensions 11 × 17 × 13 cm
Country

Medium

,

Year

SKU 500858