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    Sale 12039

    Interiors

    17 August 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 209

    A GEORGE III TORTOISESHELL TEA CADDY

    CIRCA 1800

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE III TORTOISESHELL TEA CADDY
    CIRCA 1800
    With silver mounts and ivory lining and stringing
    4 ¾ in. (12 cm.) high


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    Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.