677 Antique Georgian Birdseye Maple English Double Tea Caddy Box Cut Crystal Bowl

English Georgian Period Well figured Birds Eye Maple Double Interior Section Tea Caddy of flat rectangular outline, generous proportions and outstanding quality with very unusual polished pewter strap detailing. all areas are edged with self-quadrant ebonised stringing, complete with original working lock and key which does not activate the lock. First half of the Nineteenth Century.  

The hinged cover opening to reveal an original fitted interior of twin smooth lift out finial covers, complete with its original cut crystal mixing bowl.    

Condition: Superb condition with no losses to inlays, interior foil linings are quite worn. Baise underneath has been replaced, very nicely done.  

Measures Height: (overall as shown) 5.5” (14cm). Width: 11.5” (29cm). Depth: 6” (15cm).