Ivory & Gold Caddy

Ivory & Gold Caddy

Ivory & Gold Caddy

A rare decagonal tent top caddy adorned with gold piqué dots surrounding gold faceted studs. Each ivory panel is separated with thin slivers of horn with a tortoiseshell edge. With a solid gold swing handle, finely engraved escutcheon and initial plate with the letter “H”. Lifting the lid reveals a solid gold hinge, lock and single floating lid with gold turned handle. From an English Doctor’s lifelong box collection. Circa 1790.