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19th Century English Rosewood Tea Caddy
4/12/2014 - Americana: Live Salesroom Auction
English, ca 1820. A rosewood tea caddy having an inlaid ivory lock. Interior lid lined with anaglypta. Retains original finish. Lacks foil liners for compartment; l. 8.5 in., h. 5 in.

Provenance:  
From the Estate of Kenneth Erwin, Portland, Michigan


Condition:  
Brass feet likely added later.
Sold: $153.75
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