Woods including a bright red wood on the interior. The exterior in designed and decorated with inlaid. Mother-of Pearl, and brass and copper wire into a fine grained wood.
All the hardware, hinges, handle. Working key and lock are original. The red interior is protected with six glass panels two of which.It measures 3.75" (9.52cm) square x 5.5" (13.97cm) tall to the top of the handle. This beautiful tea caddy is in as-found-condition and needs restoration. It is missing 15 out of the 40. Shaped MOP pieces, one of the 12 brass corner posts and several of the wire inay elements. Restorer could make this look stunning. I provide excellent packing and double box anything that is fragile. If you need to ask questions or see more pictures, please feel free to ask. The item "Antique 19th Century Wood, Brass, MOP, and Glass Tea Caddy.
English or Persian" is in sale since Sunday, January 27, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Woodenware\Boxes". The seller is "foundinamerica" and is located in Greenfield, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped worldwide.