S/558 Victorian Papier Mache Tea Caddy
The four sided canted top opens to reveal an interior of two lidded compartments, decorated with gilt motifs, either side of a cut glass mixing bowl.
The whole has concave shaped sides, is raised on shaped platform feet and is profusely decorated with gilt rocaille scrolls and enriched with mother of pearl.
(mixing bowl replaced)
15 in. (38 cm.) Wide
10 in. (25.5 cm.) Deep
7 in. (18 cm.) High
English Circa 1860