Tortoise-Shell Tea Caddy
English, early 19th century.
Having a pagoda top with tortoise-shell panels divided with silver string inlay above a shaped case conforming to the top, opening to fitted compartments on ball feet. Exceptional quality and overall condition. Superb example.
Condition: Interior lids, ball feet, and hinges are original.
Dimensions: 6 1/4"h. x 8"w. (base molding) x 5 1/4"
Item ID: DA-ACC 018