• Three Woods: A Passion for Wal auction at Christies

    Sale 7909

    Three Woods: A Passion for Walnut, Oak & Yew The John Parry Collection

    25 March 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 47

    A GEORGE III SYCAMORE, ASH AND 'BLACKTHORN-DASH' TEA-CADDY

    LATE 18TH CENTURY

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    A GEORGE III SYCAMORE, ASH AND 'BLACKTHORN-DASH' TEA-CADDY
    LATE 18TH CENTURY
    The rectangular hinged lid inlaid with two ovals, enclosing a pink paper-lined interior and two removable caddies, each with a sliding lid inlaid with an oval, the front and reverse inlaid with two ovals, each end with an oval
    5 in. (12.5 cm.) high; 8¾ in. (22 cm.) wide; 5 in. (13 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    Bought from Hampton Antiques, April 2006.