Tea caddy with hand painted decorations, ca. 1830
A hand painted octagonal tea caddy in lemon wood veneer, decorated with delicate green scrollwork and blue butterflies. Initials “NM” centred on the lid. Possibly the pastime work of a lady. Original lead lining and felt protection. Around 1830.
Dimensions: H:10.5 cm, W: 12 cm, D: 10 cm