GEORGE III STRING-INLAID MAHOGANY AND MOTHER-OF-PEARL QUILLWORK HEXAGONAL TEA CADDY, 1780-1810.

Est. $500-$700
Sold: $360 ($300)

Applied on the front with a roundel enclosing a print after Angelica Kauffman, the back panel with an urn and each side panel with a flower stem composed of finely rolled paper and on a mother-of-pearl ground, with covered compartment and remnants of a foil-lined interior. Height 5 inches, length 7 ¼ inches. Together with an early English oak carved tobacco box, and two pairs of eyeglasses, one with tin case. (4)

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