• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5697

    Christie's Interiors

    27 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 462

    A GEORGE IV MAPLE AND ROSEWOOD CROSSBANDED TEA CADDY

    CIRCA 1825

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE IV MAPLE AND ROSEWOOD CROSSBANDED TEA CADDY
    CIRCA 1825
    With two inner lidded compartments, later velvet lined
    11 in. (28 cm.) wide


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY