Nineteenth Century satinwood box decorated with shooting scenes
Date: 2022-07-06 01:37:44
Period: Nineteenth Century
Height: 5.25" (13.5cm) / Width: 11.25" (28.5cm) / Depth: 6" (15.25cm)
Height: 5.25" (13.5cm)
Width: 11.25" (28.5cm)
Depth: 6" (15.25cm)
A rare Nineteenth Century satinwood tea caddy decorated with shooting scenes; the box's lid decorated with a scene of hunters and dogs shooting pheasants, the front depicts a hunter shooting wild ducks and the back and sides are also decorated scenes of snipe, woodcock and wildfowl hunting. The shooting scenes are transfer printed after aquatints.