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Small Regency Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy


Small Regency Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy

Regency Serpentine tortoiseshell tea caddy with ivory facing, standing on four turned tagua nut bun feet. With ornate silver escutcheon and engraved initial plate.

The interior of this charming little tea caddy features a maroon velvet backed lid, and features a single lidded tea compartment with traces of its original tin foil lining.

Tortoiseshell tea caddy comes complete with fully working lock and tasselled key. This tea caddy can be unlocked by turning the key clockwise.

Important information below.

If you are purchasing Tortoiseshell or Ivory pieces and are outside the E.U. you must have a CITES certificate in order to import the item into your country. We can obtain these on your behalf at a cost of £50 and these can take up to 14 working days to arrive at our office . Due to the strict exporting rules of these pieces, they may also come with further shipping costs. Please ensure you contact us prior to purchase for a quote.

Shipping Cost:
United Kingdom £25
Europe £45
US £65
Rest of the World £85

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Material Tortoiseshell, Silver, Ivory
Age C. 1815
Dimensions Width 5 in  (12.70 cm)   Depth 3.75 in  (9.52 cm)  
Height 3.50 in  (8.89 cm)