30 September 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 500
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
A LARGE CHINESE BLACK LACQUERED TEA CADDY AND COVER
Of rectangular form with canted corners, painted in gilt with minor red enamel embellishments, the cover with a household scene of figures cooking and washing on covered terraces, the body with further household scapes, the interior with four fitted white metal caddies with covers
14¾in. (37.5cm.) wide
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