English Tea Caddy in Mahogany with Inlaid Decoration
English, ca 1820. A rectangular tea caddy with ivory bun feet and ivory inlay around the key hole, adorned with mixed wood marquetry borders and a marquetry oval reserve to the exterior of the hinged top, opening to reveal a three-compartment interior with two lift-out boxes; ht. 6.75, wd. 13, dp. 6.5 in.
Provenance: Property from the collections of Reuven and Catherine Katz, Cincinnati, OH
Break to hinges of one lift-out box.