Rare Tortoise-Shell and Mother of Pearl Tea Caddy

Rare Tortoise-Shell and Mother of Pearl Tea Caddy
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Rare Tortoise-Shell and Mother of Pearl Tea CaddyRare Tortoise-Shell and Mother of Pearl Tea CaddyRare Tortoise-Shell and Mother of Pearl Tea CaddyRare Tortoise-Shell and Mother of Pearl Tea Caddy
English, early 19th c.
In the pagoa form with conforming shaped front, the caddy is decorated with both tortoise-shell and mother of pearl diamond shaped and square panels above a molded base suppored by ball feet.
Condition: In overall excellent condition, some panels re-glued but all original, customary wear.
Dimensions: 
5 1/4"h. x 7"w (base molding) x 4 1/2" d.
Item ID: ACC-C/E-BXS 241