Fine 18th and 19th Century Furniture, Paintings and Accessories
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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...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1837 VR item #1485882 (stock #RMT-585)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$8,500.00
Rare English Regency Hawksbill and Greenback Tortoiseshell Tea Caddy with ivory and pewter stringing, having cut corners and a bowed front panel with pressed tortoise in concentric ovals with fan corners and central inlaid silver oval with leafage border; the bowed lid surmounted by a ball finial and the whole raised on ball feet. Circa 1800-15. (Key). Height, 6”; Length, 8”; Depth, 4.75.”

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)...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1800 item #1485883 (stock #RMT-573)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$7,250.00
English octagonal ivory tea caddy with fluted ivory panels with tortoise shell stringing and banding, having a pyramidal lid with silver finial opening to a lidded compartment. Circa 1790. Height, 5”; Length, 4.25”; Depth, 3.25.”

Exhibited: “A Celebration of the Anniversary of the Boston Tea Party” at Doyles, Boston 2024 **Regarding the Sale of Items Incorporating Materials from Endangered Species: An export license issued by the U.S...

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...

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...
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...

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1800 item #1476602 (stock #11234)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$4,650.00
Rare True Pair of 18th Century English Tea Caddies in harewood, of oval form with satinwood and ebony stringings and bandings. The hinged lids with a finely enlaid paterae of flowers in an urn and opening to a interior with "floating lids".
Circa 1790

Provenance: From the Estate of Edward Bridgeforth, Winchester,VA

Most single compartment tea caddies were originally one of a pair; one for green tea and one for black tea...

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1837 VR item #827449 (stock #9796)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$4,650.00
Exceptional bombé tea caddy in “tiger” tortoiseshell, having a pagoda shaped top opening to an interior with two lidded compartments. Circa 1800-20. ProbablyDutch.
(One back foot replaced.)
Dimensions: 7.5” x 4.75” x 6”
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1900 item #1392211 (stock #RMT-824)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$4,650.00
Exceptional Napoleon III Tea Chest, ebonized with extensive ormolu mounts; rectangular with cut corners, having a stepped hinged lid with a small compartment surmounted by a figure of a boy holding a tray and opening to a fitted interior with a well, two gilt crystal caddies and a sugarbowl. French, probably TAHAN, late 19th Century.

13" x10" x 13" tall

**Please Note: This item is not currently on view in our gallery...

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 : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1900 item #599749 (stock #9370)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$3,850.00
Exceptional Arts & Crafts painted leather necessaire with tooled, painted and gilt decoration of birds and blossoms, opening to an interior complete with almost all of its original fittings including bottles and trays with fire gilt lids, brushes, combs, buttonhook, etc. French, c. 1870-1880.

Height: 8”
Length: 11.25”
Width: 12.5”

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1837 VR item #1460635 (stock #10876)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$3,500.00
Rare English Regency Tea Chest in rosewood, of sarcophagus form with a paneled lid opening to a fitted interior retaining a pair of Anglo-Irish cut glass tea caddies and sugar bowl and original felt lining under the lid, circa 1830.

Cut crystal containers were very expensive at this time, almost as expensive as silver. It is very unusual for tea chests to retain their original crystal fittings.

13" x 6.75" x 8" tall

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 1837 VR item #1459065 (stock #9447)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$3,500.00
Antique English Bagatelle Box in Mahogany with original wooden insert and later ball and cues, now mounted on a metal stand.

Circa 1840

Bagatelle was a billiards-derived indoor table game, the object of which was to get a number of balls past wooden pins into holes that are guarded by wooden pegs; penalties were incurred if the pegs are knocked over.

36" x 17.75" x 18.5" tall (closed)

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1800 item #668460 (stock #9539)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$3,250.00
Rare 18th century fruit wood tea caddy in the form of a large apple, having a circular hinged lid with carved “stem” opening to a tin-lined interior; lock and escutcheon are original, hinge is replaced (repair to lid). Probably Continental, circa 1760-80.

Height: 4.5”
Diameter: 4.5”

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1800 item #1015154 (stock #10071)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$2,850.00
Fine Filigree Work Tea Caddy, Hexagonal, with kingwood banding and with all panels and lid decorated with rolled paper floral designs with traces of color and gilding: the front panel incorporates a central print of a boy playing a flute...