An antique, 19th century Regency tea caddy of traditional sarcophagus shape crafted in beautiful burl yew wood. It is mounted with brass, ring handles on brass, scrolled paw bracket feet. The hinged lid opens to reveal two lidded compartments for tea leaves each flanking a round opening designed to hold a glass mixing bowl.
DATE c. 1820
DIMENSIONS Width 12 Depth 6 Height 8 in.
CONDITION Note: veneer chip to lid corner. Lid does not close flush.