Georgian Burr Yew Twin section Tea caddy

£375.00

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Description

Georgian Burr Yew Twin section Tea caddy .
A Superb Bombe Georgian Burr Yew tea caddy dating back to c.1820. The tea caddy  is edged in boxwood  it sits on four wooden feet with brass lion mask handles to the sides and a brass shield key escutcheon to the front surrounding a working lock and tasselled key.
The Tea Caddy houses it’s original crushed velvet interior to the back of the inside lid, with twin lidded sections  in burr yew that are boxwood edged, each lid has a bone handle to the centre.
the box measures 19 x 13 and stands 20 cm high.