The tea cabinet measures 13 ¼ inches or 33.6 cm high, and is 13 ¾ inches or 35 cm wide at the base. This rare and beautiful tea cabinet is fit with a lock and key at the top of one door. The two doors open at the front and there are 5 drawers on the interior; a large one at the top and 4 smaller ones below it.
The interior is black with gold hand painted designs and labels on the front of the drawers. The drawers all open and are silvered paper lining. The top of the cabinet has a landscape painting of a castle on a hill overlooking a river below.
It is inlaid with mother of pearl. The condition of the cabinet is as follows; there is some wear to the painting and gilding to the outside of the caddy. The interior has one replaced drawer. There is also some pieces of mother of pearl inlay missing, very minor. Please see the many photographs for more on the look and condition of this fine and rare English tea cabinet.
We will do all that we can to help the situation to the best of our ability. We try to maintain a high status of excellence through helping our customers with any issues that may arise. Show off your items with Auctiva's Listing Templates. The item "19C Black Lacquer Paper Mache Victorian Tea Cabinet with MOP Inlay Hand Painted" is in sale since Sunday, January 03, 2016. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Woodenware\Boxes".The seller is "pg123" and is located in Saugerties, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.