A Regency tea caddy.
Date: 2017-03-24 19:56:23
Period: Regency Period c. 1800-1835
Height: 7" (17.75cm) / Width: 9.75" (24.75cm) / Depth: 6" (15.25cm)
Height: 7" (17.75cm)
Width: 9.75" (24.75cm)
Depth: 6" (15.25cm)
A fine Regency period rosewood veneered and brass inlaid tea caddy of sarcophagus form; inlaid with brass fleur de lys and with a brass running leaf moulding to the bottom edge; raised on brass lion paw feet and with lion mask carrying handles; the top opens to reveal its original rosewood canister lids.