large early c19th rosewood sarcophagus tea caddy

Large early C19th rosewood sarcophagus tea caddy



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A large tea caddy of sarcophagus form with carved knop top surrounded by lotus leaves, the lid decorated with further c scroll and foliage carving. The base with geometric carving over four bulbous carved scrolling feet.
The inside has two box sections for green and black tea and also retains its original cut glass sugar bowl.
The most wonderful of this type Iíve ever seen.
Height 26 cms
Width 40 cms
Depth 20 cms
The mixing bowl has an old break in it but has been riveted back together. Otherwise good and original throughout, lacks original key, but I will get a replacement
Delivery can easily be arranged for this item smaller items are generally sent free of charge to the uk, larger items can be sent via a courier, I keep this service as cheap as possible, the larger items are picked up and delivered to you within 7-10 days should you require a quicker delivery expect to pay at least double the normal cost.
If you are unhappy with any item I offer a full money back guarantee once the item is safely back in my possession and undamaged as a result of misuse. Please feel free to ring me with any queries you may have, I'm always happy to discuss anything to do with antiques !!


Height = 26 cm (10")
Width = 40 cm (16")
Depth = 20 cm (8")

This item is SOLD and is no longer available to purchase.

* This item has been sold, though you can still email the seller if you wish

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