Outstanding Georgian/regency Faux Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy - C1800 No Reserve


Outstanding Georgian/regency Faux Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy - C1800 No Reserve

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Outstanding Georgian/regency Faux Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy - C1800 No Reserve:
$650



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Outstanding Georgian/Regency Faux Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy - c1800 !!!!

OUTSTANDING REGENCY/GEORGIAN FAUX TORTOISESHELL TEA CADDY

WE HAVE FOR SALE FABULOUS AND HIGHLY COLLECTABLE GEORGIAN ANTIQUE

THE TEA CADDY IS REGENCY DATING AROUND 1800

FINISHED IN A BEAUTIFUL SHELL WITH SILVER INLAY THIS REALLY IS A STRIKING PIECE

TRADITIONAL REGENCY/GEORGIAN SHAPE BEING OBLONG WITH A DOMED LID

THE LID HAS INLAID STRINGING AND A SILVER CARTOUCHE TO THE CENTRE WHICH THANKFULLY IS BLANK READY FOR ENGRAVING IF WISHED. TO THE FRONT LOCK IS A SILVER ESCUTCHEON. THE CADDY SITS ON ITS ORIGINAL LARGE FEET

THE INTERIOR IS BEAUTIFUL WITH TWIN COMPARTMENTS EACH WITH A LID COVERED IN SHELL WITH FAUX IVORY KNOB HANDLES. THERE IS FAUX IVORY TO THE TOP AND BOTTOM INTERIOR EDGES. INSIDE OF THE LID HAS THE ORIGINAL RED VELVET COVERING. THERE IS A SILVER LOCK AND SILVER COUNTERSUNK HINGES

THE CONDITION IS EXCELLENT. ONE INSIDE LIP LEFT HAND EDGE HAS BEEN REPLACED WITH FAUX IVORY AND A SMALL PIECE NEAR THE BACK EDGE RIGHT HINGE. PLEASE SEE LARGE PHOTOS THAT WE ALWAYS SHOW. THERE ARE NO CRACKS OR SPLITS ON BOX CARCASS AND ALL SHELL FULLY INTACT IN BEAUTIFUL CONDITION

THE TEA CADDY MEASURES APPROX 7 3/4" (20cm) x 4 1/4" (11cm) x 5 1/2" (14cm)

A MOST EXQUISITE REGENCY/GEORGIAN TEA CADDY THAT HAS A WONDERFUL PATINA TO THE SHELL AND IT DISPLAYS QUITE BEAUTIFULLY

IMPORTANT PLEASE NOTE FOR SHIPPING OUTSIDE OF THE EU A CITES EXPORT CERTIFICATE WILL BE REQUIRED. WE HAVE INCLUDED THIS IN THE INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING COST. ALSO NOTE THAT IT WILL TAKE APPROX 15 DAYS FOR THE CERTIFICATE TO BE ISSUED TO US BEFORE WE CAN ARRANGE SHIPPING SO PLEASE TAKE THESE THINGS INTO CONSIDERATION IF YOU ARE OUTSIDE OF THE EU

SHIPS WORLDWIDE AT COST PRICE

IMPORTANT NOTICE PLEASE READ BELOW

WE DO NOT SELL WITH ANY OTHER NAMES ON AND ANY OTHER LISTINGS THAT ARE SIMILAR TO OURS HAVE BEEN COPIED FROM US

THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST FROM ELIZABETH AT REGENCY & Co

PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL THE ITEMS WE SELL ARE EITHER FROM OUR OWN COLLECTION OR HAVE BEEN SPECIFICALLY SOURCED OVER THE YEARS TO PASS ON TO OTHER COLLECTORS. ALL OF THESE ITEMS ARE EITHER VINTAGE OR ANTIQUE AND THEREFORE WILL SHOW SIGNS OF USE AND WEAR. ANY DAMAGE OR RESTORATION WILL ALWAYS BE MENTIONED IN THE LISTING AND SHOWN IN PHOTOS. PLEASE ASK ANY QUESTIONS BEFORE YOU offer IF YOU ARE UNSURE OF ANYTHING AND WE WILL ANSWER YOU AS QUICKLY AND HONESTLY AS POSSIBLE





Outstanding Georgian/regency Faux Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy - C1800 No Reserve:
$650

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