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Victorian Mother of Pearl Inlaid Tea Caddy

Victorian Mother of Pearl Inlaid Tea Caddy

Regular price $85.00 USD
Regular price Sale price $85.00 USD
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Gorgeous, mid-Victorian mother of pearl inlaid tea caddy made of black lacquer with two compartments for tea leaves. Displays very handsomely, though there are some condition issues: There is some chipping at the base, and one of the lids inside is missing its little bone knob. I had ideas of trying to replace it with a bone shirt stud, but did not have time to tinker. Sold at a low price, as is.

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