- Price Range: £5000-£10000
A substantial and beautiful early Victorian dark tortoiseshell tea caddy, the lid lifting to reveal two lidded compartments veneered in tortoiseshell matching that on the outside. All edges are ivory strung, the bun feet and turned knobs within are made of the same. The interior lock plate is engraved “LUND MAKER FLEET STREET LONDON”. English circa 1840.
William Lund moved to premises in Fleet Street in 1840, and changed his label in 1876 when he was joined by his son.
8.75 in x 5.5 in x h.6.5 in