Tea caddy in
Chinese lacquer in
good original condition. The lacquer is decorated with
gold in two colors.
decoration is of fine quality and the
complex shape exceptionally good. It stands on four
carved wooden feet in the shape of dragon feet.
contains a pair of pewter tea canisters with round
Chinese made for
export to England circa 1835 .
It measures 8.25 inches wide by
6 inches deep and it is 5.25 inches high including feet:
21cm wide by 15cm deep by 13cm
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