Georgian rosewood and burr elm tea caddy
Date: 2020-12-05 15:23:49
Period: George II Period c. 1727-1760
Height: 6.75" (17cm) / Width: 11" (28cm) / Depth: 6" (15.25cm)
Height: 6.75" (17cm)
Width: 11" (28cm)
Depth: 6" (15.25cm)
A George II period rosewood and burr elm tea caddy; the lift-up lid retaining its original swan neck handle opens to reveal the original tea cannisters flanking a steel mixing bowl; the sides veneered in burr elm crossbanded in broad pieces of rosewood with barber's pole stringing. Retaining an excellent colour and patination.