£400 - £600
A small early 19th century blond tortoiseshell tea caddy. The hinged pewter-strung cover with central cartouche, the front edge of arc-en-arbalete outline, enclosing two lidded divisions, over conforming front with kite escutcheon, on flared apron with compressed bun feet, 5.75 x 4 x 4 high, (14.5cm x 10cm x 10cm).
Some blistering to rear panel. Old repairs to back edge of apron.