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Sale 2101 Lot 241

Rare George III Green Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy

ca. 1800, the oval-form caddy with molded, plated trim, the cover with a Sheffield-plate pull and opening to reveal a matching green tortoiseshell lid over a foil-lined interior.
h. 4-1/2", w. 6", d. 3"

Estimate $1,500-2,500

**There are two small hairline shrinkage cracks to cover, flaking to paktong lining and a few dents and dings to metal plate. In overall very good condition. Caddy has a key.

Sold for $4,750
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