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M964.1.324
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Caddy)
Date (Execution) : n.d.
Geographical Origin : England
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Medium / Material  : Shell, tortoise, wood, metal
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Object Type : caddies
Visual Description : Tortoise shell tea caddy. Outer top and sides of caddy are carved to appear woven. Bottom rim and thick rim of lid are smooth. Small metal plaque on top of box with ornate inscribed 'S'. Small metal key hole on front of box. Box sits on four small round feet. Inside box is divided into two compartments, each lidded with square tortoise shell lid with small round handle. Inside of each compartment is painted silver. Inside of main lid is lined with velvet.
Accession # : M964.1.324
Width (cm) : 18.40
Height (cm) : 16.00
Depth (cm) : 12.00
Mandatory Credit : Bequest of John and Katharine Maltwood
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