A fine satinwood tent top tea caddy with two interior compartments; English, circa 1840. With brass cornucopia side handles, brass paw feet, brass shield-form escutcheon and ebony edging including an additional horizontal inlay dividing the caddy into top and bottom. Two interior lids with turned bone knobs. Interior foil in very good condition. Working lock and key.
height: 6 in. 15 cm., width: 9 in. 23 cm., depth: 5.5 in. 14 cm.