Tortoise Tea Caddie



This lovely tortoise and mother-of-pearl tea caddie rests on silver ball feet and is enhanced with sliver stringing.  The interior has two fitted compartments with tortoiseshell lids with bone knobs.  The inside of the lid is lined with green velvet and the compartments have remnants of the original foil and has the original key.  Good condition.



Dealer Mellin's Antiques
Date: Early-mid 19th century
Origin English
Artist/Maker
Measurements 6"H x 7 3/4"W x 5"D
Inventory View Dealer's Inventory
Website http://www.mellinsantiques.com
Price 2,200
Contact Gail Mellin, 203-733-1490 or  Gail@Mellin.US

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