• 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 79

    AN EARLY VICTORIAN OAK TEA-CHEST IN THE FORM OF A HOUSE

    MID-19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN EARLY VICTORIAN OAK TEA-CHEST IN THE FORM OF A HOUSE
    MID-19TH CENTURY
    The rectangular hinged stepped lid enclosing a removable tray with two divisions above three lidded compartments, the central compartment enclosing a removable lidded caddy with a lock, the front and ends inlaid with windows and an arched door
    8¼ in. (21 cm.) high; 11¾ in. (30 cm.) wide; 5¾ in. (15 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    Bought from Peter Gould, Halifax, 2009.