A George III Satinwood Tea Caddy

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A George III tea caddy in satinwood, of rectangular form with a hinged lid with rosewood inlay and boxwood stringing, over a rosewood key escutcheon and mahogany edging to the base, opening to two separate compartments each with a lid with ebony stringing and turned bone knobs and with the original lead foil lining within. The inside of the lid retaining its original red lining paper. English, circa 1790.
Condition: Overall very good.

Height = 12.5 cm (4.9″)
Width = 20 cm (7.9″)
Depth = 12 cm (4.7″)