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George III Bombe Fruitwood Tea Caddy With Fan Paterae & Garland Inlay c. 1810

An absolute stunner of a caddy, really different in a highly decorative bombe shape standing on four bone ball feet and crowned with a folding brass finial. The inlay is exquisite, with Tulip Wood cross-banding and Ebony stringing to edges. The top and front is decorated with Satinwood and Harewood fan paterae and the front […]


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Dating from 1760 onward’s these knife boxes are made from mahogany and have beautiful decoration on the outside and under the lid. This box can be used to store knifes or, stationary / letters/ jewelry. Visibly the box has age related marks, it has a few cracks and chips around but you have to remember […]

Antique George III Solid Mahogany Tea Caddy with Brass Hardware & Updated Interior

Antique George III Solid Mahogany Tea Caddy. Has had some restorations. The outside wood is in very nice condition. One part of the legs on the back was replaced. The outside hardware is original. The lid is slightly askew from warping. The interior hinges and lock are replacements. They are old parts, but not original […]

George III Leather Sewing Box by William Dobson Kirby’s Pins & Needles c. 1810

A charming and early small sewing / needles box dating to the early nineteenth century, around 1810, over 200 years old. Made from a beautiful red leather, the gold embossing miraculously is still good considering it’s age. The lid has a bold gold embossed border and in the center “Kirby’s Royal Improved Superior Needles & […]

English George III Triple-Slope Captain’s Antique Writing Box Desk, circa 1800

GEORGE III MAHOGANY CAMPAIGN TRIPLE-SLOPE CAPTAIN. Retaining almost entirely original fittings, this fine box is mounted by lacquered brass guarding the corners and lending strength to the joinery. These were intended for active and regular use, though the present example was preserved carefully and remains in very fine condition other than some light shrinkage in […]

Antique George III Mahogany Cellarette Wine Cooler

This functional and unique piece features a flame mahogany body with a beautiful and rich patina. There is a small inset drawer and bronze medallion circular handles surmounted on cabriole ball and claw feet. The brass insert will accommodate four standard 750 ml bottles and larger bottles within the limits of the 8 ½ by […]

English George III Mahogany & Brass Antique Writing Desk Slope Box, circa 1790

GEORGE III MAHOGANY AND BRASS WRITING SLOPE England, circa 1790 Item # 801GPP27. A rare find in this condition and with this degree of originality throughout, this fine mahogany writing slope is austere and simple in form. Original heavy brass carrying handles flank the box, one acting also as the draw for a small drawer; […]

Antique English George III Inlaid Mahogany Serpentine Knife Box 18th century

Width 8.5 Depth 11 Height 15 in. The item “Antique English George III Inlaid Mahogany Serpentine Knife Box 18th century” is in sale since Saturday, February 16, 2019. This item is in the category “Antiques\Decorative Arts\Woodenware\Boxes”. The seller is “ejadenver” and is located in Denver, Colorado. This item can be shipped to United States. Age: […]

Small George III Period Sheraton Sycamore Tea Caddy Inlaid with Boxwood c. 1795

This fine little cube shaped Sheraton Period English tea caddy was made c. It is made of what I believe is sycamore and is inlaid with boxwood. It has its original stop hinges, lock and interior lid. The entire interior has been covered in hand made marble paper. It has had some minor repairs over […]