circa 1800 - 1810
A 'Folk Art' tea caddy in the form of a country cottage with the hinged gabled top painted brown to resemble thatch roofing and a chimney. The top opens to a reveal the original lid and traces of the zinc paper lining.
The exterior is painted on all sides and is adorned with windows, shrubs, and trees with a cat sitting in one of the windows.
The caddy comes with the original key.
Height 15.50cm (6.1 inches)
Width 12.80cm (5.04 inches)
Depth 10.00cm (3.94 inches)
Stock No: 19004