505. Fine Georgian Tiger Grain Mahogany Double Tea Caddy Circa 1820


SUBERB GEORGIAN TIGER GRAIN MAHOGANY TEA CADDY

An Exceptionally Fine Quality Georgian Double Tea Caddy of Rectangular outline with canted corners, of English origin. Circa 1820.

The main body in unusual Tiger grain pale mahogany with fine barber pole, satinwood  and olive wood banding, opening to reveal twin compartments with cross banded subsidiary lids.

Condition:  Good condition, lacking key.

Width: 7.25” (18.5cm). Depth: 4.25” (11cm). Height: 5.25” (13cm).