A Mid 19th Century French Red Boullework Tea Caddy, with red tortoiseshell veneers and brass rocaille inlay, the interior fitted with two conforming silver lined compartments, one for green tea and one for black with a cut crystal cointainer in the center for mixing the leaves or for storing hand-cut sugar cubes, with the whole raised on conforming metal ball feet; an unsual feature of this caddy is that the Boullework is also featured on the interior of the lid, a sure sign of first quality as is the fact that the lidded compartments are also not only enhanced with inlay but they are also removable.View tear sheet
Height: 4 3/4"; Width: 10 1/2"; Depth: 4 1/2"
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