19th Century Boxwood and Ebonized Base Tea Caddy, English, circa 1820

19th century boxwood and ebonized base tea caddy in the form of a flower with a dome glass panel which holds a small bouquet of dried flowers. The interior is all original with remnants of a lead lining date circa 1820.

H 6 in. x W 4 in. x D 4 in.

H 15.24 cm x W 10.16 cm x D 10.16 cm


Circa 1920 by A J A Henckels, Germany

Match compartment with ribbed top to cap, removable disc shape box enclosing four ashtrays. The body of the plane with hinged cover for cigars; cigarette cases as removable wings; propeller as cigar cutter and screw fixed slide-off wheels. There are commemorative dates engraved on the body which read 1909-1930 although the actual manufacture would have been 1920-25.

This item is in good condition, no apparent marks.


Length: 8 3/4" (24.5cm)

Wings: 8 3/4"

Height: 4 1/2"

A Plane Smokers Compendium

SKU: SR0136

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