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All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1800 item #1493086 (stock #RMT-676)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
Price on Request
Exceptional German Brass Mounted Tea Caddy by Abraham Roentgen (1711-1793) in burr walnut with Kingwood borders and brass banding, carrying handle, escutcheon and feet; of broken serpentine form with concave sides and a tin lined interior. Circa 1750.
7.25” x 5.25” x 5.5” tall.

A similar casket was sold at Lempertz Auction in 2020:

https://www.lempertz.com/en/catalogues/lot/1159-3/412-a-bombe-form-box-by-abraham-roentgen.html

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1800 item #1493057 (stock #RMT-698)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
For the Advanced Collector
Exceptional German Brass Mounted Kingwood and Coconut Wood Tea Chest by Abraham Roentgen (1711-1793) having a stepped lid surmounted by a brass carrying handle and opening to a divided interior with two lidded brass tea canisters and a lidded brass sugar canister with an unusual divided interior. The plinth base raised on brass ogee bracket feet has a concealed side drawer (for silver teaspoons). Circa 1755-1760.

9.35” x 5.75” x 6.5”

A similar box is in the collection of the Metrop...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pre 1800 item #1493056 (stock #RMT-651)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$1,350.00
English Creamware “Tea Party” Tea Caddy, rectangular, with sloped shoulder and decorated with black stencil decoration on the front of a tea party in a garden and on the reverse with a shepherd and sheep in a landscape. Circa 1785.

Provenance: The Cockrell Collection.

2.75 x 1.5 x 4.25 tall

Exhibited: “A Celebration of the Anniversary of the Boston Tea Party” at Doyles, Boston 2024

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1800 item #1493055 (stock #RMT-726)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$7,250.00
Rare English Filigree Tea Caddy, rectangular with cut corners with mahogany bandings having satinwood and ebony stringing around glass panels enclosing rolled paper and crushed stone floral form decoration. The front panel has a silk and watercolor roundel of a girl with a basket. The hinged lid opens to a divided interior with penwork decorated lids. Circa 1790.

Also known as “quill work” or “rolled or scrolled paper” tea caddies, these undecorated boxes would have been purchas...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1900 item #1487167 (stock #10254)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$2,150.00
Julius Montalant, American 1823-1878.

View of a Harbor

oil on canvas, signed l.l.

Painting: 11 x 18.
Frame: 18 x 25.

Provenance: The Lowell/Putnam Estate

Born in Virginia, probably Norfolk, Julius Montalant is known for his drawings and paintings inspired by his travels on board navy ships.

Attached to the USS St. Louis around 1844-45, he sketched ports of call he visited, including Brazil, Chile, New Zealand, Australia, and China.  Many of his works a...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1800 item #1486180 (stock #RMT-811)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$21,500.00
Antique English Silver Tea Caddy and Sugar Bowl in Shagreen Case by Samuel Taylor, London, 1758-59. The covered sugar bowl and tea canister were crafted by the prominent tea canister specialist and renowned Georgian silversmith Samuel Taylor. The box fittings are by another silversmith, probably J. Wakelin (one hinge stamped IW). The caddy and sugarbowl are pyriform, the sides and covers repousse and chased with flowers and scrolls, each on a cast circular foot similarly decorated and with f...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : English : Georgian : Pre 1837 VR item #1486164 (stock #11246)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$11,500.00
LATE GEORGE III W.&T.M. BARDIN 18-INCH TERRESTRIAL GLOBE ON STAND 
additions to 1807, dedicated to Sir Joseph Banks, the globe in etched brass frame resting on a corona with months and zodiac on turned support with tapering downswept legs with brass casters

Dimensions: Height: 41 in. (104.1 cm.), Diameter: 24 in. (61 cm.)

This terrestrial globe is supported on a wooden tri-pod pedestal, surrounded by a wooden horizon circle, and it is equipped with a brass meridian . The cartou...

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1837 VR item #1485922 (stock #RMT-792)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$3,500.00
Antique Pear Form Tea Caddy in fruitwood, turned in the form of a pear with iron escutcheon and stem.  Often made in suite with an apple form tea caddy for your green and black teas. You want to see a curved lockplate as many fruit form string holders are being passed off as tea caddies.  Probably German, Late 18th Century.Exhibited: “A Celebration of the Anniversary of the Boston Tea Party” at Doyles, Boston 2024

6.5” tall with stem

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1900 item #1485921 (stock #RMT-699)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$6,500.00
#699 Antique Scottish Penwork Tea Chest in Maple with all over decoration of leaves and acorns and a central paterae on the stepped lid of a mother with two children. Inside are two removable lidded tea caddies with penwork leaf and grape decoration and the underside of the lid has a faux coral design.

Attributed to Charles Stiven of Selkirk

See: “Antique Boxes” by Clarke & O’Kelly pages 126-130 for other examples and our #704, #528 and #700. (Wear to decoration around lock, integ...

All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1900 item #1485920 (stock #RMT-740)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$6,500.00
Antique English Tea Chest in the Form of a Sideboard, in mahogany and deal, having a rectangular hinged top with shaped and carved backsplash which opens to a sugarbowl, the front with two cabinet doors opening to lidded tea caddies.

Exhibited: “A Celebration of the Anniversary of the Boston Tea Party” at Doyles, Boston 2024

William Smee & Sons, London, published a catalog of furniture designs in 1850 which had sideboards of similar form. (See Pictorial Dictionary of British 19th Cent...

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Pre 1800 item #1485894 (stock #RMT-561)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$11,500.00
Rare American Federal tea caddy in nicely figured mahogany with three sides and stepped lid inlaid with banding and corner fan decoration; rectangular, with shaped skirt and French bracket feet and divided interior. Probably 1800. Provenance: The Cockrell Collection.

See Montgomery, American Furniture, The Federal Period, #436-439 for other examples.

Exhibited: “A Celebration of the Anniversary of the Boston Tea Party” at Doyles, Boston 2024

Height, 9.25”; Length, 12”; Width, 6...

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1837 VR item #1485892 (stock #RMT-701)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$4,500.00
Chinese Export Black Lacquer Tea Chest, rectangular with cut corners and lobbed body with gilt decoration of figures in courtyards; the stepped, hinged lid opening to two pewter lidded and engraved caddies and the whole raised on gilt dragon-form feet. Circa 1820 (wear to decoration). See our #581, #702. #703 for related examples.

Exhibited: “A Celebration of the Anniversary of the Boston Tea Party” at Doyles, Boston 2024

9.75” x 7.25” x 6.75”

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Chinese Export : Pre 1800 item #1485891 (stock #RMT-588)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$1,150.00
Antique Chinese Mandarin porcelain tea caddy and lid with polychrome decoration of figures on balconies and an applied fruit form knob. Circa 1790.
Height, 8.”

It is rare for these Export Caddies to retain their original lids.(chip to underside of lid.)

Provenance: The Cockrell Collection.

Exhibited: “A Celebration of the Anniversary of the Boston Tea Party” at Doyles, Boston 2024

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1837 VR item #1485889 (stock #RMT-530)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$8,500.00
#530 Antique Anglo-Indian Tea Chest, sandalwood overlaid with strips of elk horn. The box is rectangular with sloped sides. The elk horn on the top of the stepped, sloping lid arranged in a starburst pattern. The fitted interior is decorated with incised ivory panels, highlighted with lac, a similarly decorated pair of removable caddies and a circular cut crystal sugar bowl and a horn caddy spoon. (The squashed ball feet are later replacements. Lid lack support). Valtair, Vizagapatam, possi...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Frames : Pre 1837 VR item #1485887 (stock #RMT-741)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$6,850.00
Rare Antique Chinese Export red lacquer melon-form tea caddy with six loebed sides, three gilt dragon paw feet, gilt decoration of figures in gardens on body and hinged lid with carved “stem,” opening to a similarly shaped tin liner. Circa 1825. Height, 5.5”; Diameter, 6.25” Gourds and mellons had a particular significance in Chinese culture.

See: ”Antique Boxes”by Clark and O’Kelly, figure #238 and our #620 for a similar example.

Exhibited: “A Celebration of the Anniver...

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1837 VR item #1485886 (stock #RMT-703)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$950.00
Rare Chinese Export Child’s Black Lacquer Tea Caddy with stepped lid and shaped body having gilt decoration of figures in courtyards and raised on carved dragon form feet. Circa 1820-1830. See our #581, #701 and #702 for related examples.
5.25” x 3.75” x 4”

Exhibited: “A Celebration of the Anniversary of the Boston Tea Party” at Doyles, Boston 2024

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1900 item #1485885 (stock #RMT-637)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$7,250.00
French Boulle Style Tea Caddy, rectangular with cut-corners and slightly domed lid with all sides and two interior lids extensively inlaid with engraved brass and red and black colored lacquer simulating tortoise-shell in the 17th century manner. Circa 1850.

Provenance: The Cockrell Collection. (Key). (See our #555 for a related example with blue lacquer ground.) See Clark & O’Kelly, p. 109-10 for related boxes. Height, 4.5”; Length, 8.75”; Depth, 4.5.”

Exhibited: “A Celebration of...

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1837 VR item #1485884 (stock #RMT-657)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$675.00
Rare Child’s Miniature Tole Tea Caddy of Sarcophagus Form, having a shaped lid surmounted by a cast brass knop and with paw form feet: decorated with “smoke” graining and on the front a patera of polychrome flowers. American or English. Circa 1810. (Losses) Provenance: The Cockrell Collection. 3” x 2.25” x 3.5”

Exhibited: “A Celebration of the Anniversary of the Boston Tea Party” at Doyles, Boston 2024