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Shell-inlaid Tea Caddy

Auction:
2961B
Lot:
280
Sold for:
$185$150

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2961B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 19, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Shell-inlaid Tea Caddy, England, late 18th/early 19th century, mahogany box with shell on lid and basket of flowers on the front, edges of lid and base with inlaid diamond pattern, (imperfections), ht. 5, wd. 7 5/8, dp. 5 in.
Estimate $300-500


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

United Kingdom, Business, Caddy, Inlay, Mahogany, Manufacturing, Tea, Tea caddy, Teaware, Visual arts

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