circa 1820 - 1830
Early 19th century Regency period penwork tea caddy.
The caddy top is of an unusual tented shape. The floral decoration is worked onto a cream background, whilst the flat top is decorated with trees, houses and figures on a black background.
The tea caddy is decorated with figures, ships and foliage and flanked with canted corners with the interior retaining the original lids. The interior is penworked onto a cream background.
Height 12.00cm (4.72 inches)
Width 19.00cm (7.48 inches)
Depth 11.00cm (4.33 inches)
Stock No: 19040