659. Superb Burr Walnut Inlaid Tea Caddy 19thCt


SUBERB VICTORIAN WALNUT TEA CADDY

An Exceptionally Fine Quality Early Victorian Double Tea Caddy of Rectangular outline with impressive bands of Chevron and barber pole inlay decoration, with boxwood stringing, of English origin.

Circa third quarter of the Nineteenth Century.

The main body in well figured walnut with hinged lid opening to reveal twin compartments with subsidiary lids and original turned knobs.

Condition:  Good condition, lock and key are present and in working order.

Width: 9” (23cm). Depth: 5” (12.75cm). Height: 5.25” (13.25cm).