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    Sale 2176

    Christie's Interiors

    16 - 17 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 829

    A GROUP OF NINE TEA CADDIES AND BOXES**,

    18TH 19TH CENTURY,

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A GROUP OF NINE TEA CADDIES AND BOXES**,
    18TH 19TH CENTURY,
    including a silvered-metal mounted rosewood caddy with inset 'Tea' label to lift-top, an ivory inlaid walnut caddy, a walnut and satinwood marquetry caddy, a mahogany caddy, two painted caddies, one labeled '1857', a house-form table-top box, a wood canister, and a brass-mounted amboyna caddy with red glassware
    of various sizes (9)


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.
    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.