773 Sold Fine Tortoiseshell and Ivory Single Tea Caddy mid 19thCt

Very Stylish Mid 19th Century Nicely Figured Blond Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy with Ivory edges of small proportions. The slightly domed hinged lid above a scallop profile front and rear, both sides of concave profile. The lid opening to a tea compartment with a single cover, fitted with a small knob ivory handle. The front edge with an oval escutcheon, standing on four small Tagua Nut (vegetable ivory) bun feet. Condition: Nice clean firm condition.

Width: 5” (12.75cm). Height: 3.75” (9.5cm). Depth: 3.5” (9cm)  Item Sold