English 18th Century Georgian Satinwood Oval Tea Caddy (England c. 1790)

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English 18th Century Georgian Satinwood Oval Tea Caddy

English 18th Century Georgian Satinwood Oval Tea Caddy (England c. 1790)

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A Delightful Late 18th Century Satinwood Oval Shaped
Tea Caddy Having Very Attractive Fan Inlaid Decoration
To Lift Up Lid And Oval Inlaid Panels To Sides With 
Working Lock And Key

(Tea was of course a precious commodity in the 18th century and   
tea caddies were used to both preserve the tea leaves,  
but also to lock it away and protect it from any wandering  
hands. This was a lovely example, constructed from attractive
satinwood with elegant decoration. The overall condition is good
and it comes with a fully functional lock and key)
Stock Code8280
Width5.00inch(12.7 cm)
Height4.50inch(11.4 cm)
Depth4.00inch(10.2 cm)
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S & S Timms is a 4th generation family business and we take great pride in the authenticity of all our items. Every customer will be issued with an invoice containing a detailed item description and approximate date of manufacture in line with both our trade associations strict codes of conduct. Each item of stock is carefully inspected to ensure it is genuine and meets out high standards in terms of colour, style and originality. Detailed condition reports can be forwarded to prospective purchasers for any item on request.
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