Offered here is a handsome Circa 1780 English Mahogany Tea Caddy with Satinwood Inlaid Shell Designs on top lid and front. Shell designs are in ovals with green background color. Interior is clean and without odor. Lining is intact under lid. Left side container is missing knob. There remains a partial piece of knob large enough to grip, allowing lid to be lifted. There is applied hatched cloth on the bottom to protect furniture. Some has worn away from age. The tea caddy measures 8 ¼ inches long by 4 inches wide by 4 1/8 inches high and it is in good period condition. Sales tax must be collected for buyers living in or picking up in New York State. Local tax rate applies.