• The Decorative Arts Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 2845

    The Decorative Arts Sale

    23 - 24 March 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 29

    A DUTCH MAHOGANY TEA CADDY

    THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A DUTCH MAHOGANY TEA CADDY
    THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
    The rectangular moulded and hinged top with brass handle, enclosing a fitted interior with three compartments
    17 cm. high x 26 cm. wide x 15 cm. deep
    Together with a French yew and maple tea caddy, circa 1830, 13 cm. high x 18,5 cm. wide x 10 cm. deep; and an English mahogany casket, 19th century, 25 cm. high x 16 cm. wide x 16 cm. deep (3)


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