Tea caddy

Published/Created:
New York, United States
ca. 1790–1800
Physical Description:
10 x 13 x 7 3/4 in.
Materials:
mahogany
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Hepplewhite mahogany tea chest, a beautifully inlaid example with broken bar inlay outlining the top and case and forming oval panels on the top and center front, within the front panel is a shell-inlaid patera; the scalloped apron has an inlaid fan in the center below a checkered band, a single drawer is inlaid to appear as divided drawers, choice old patina.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 9, p. 2492, pl. P6154.
Variant Titles:
Hepplewhite mahogany tea chest
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Hepplewhite style
Furniture -- United States
Period/Style:
Hepplewhite
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
6154
Genre:
tea chests (AAT)
Format:
Image
Physical Object
Content Type:
Furnishings & Decorative Arts
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement
Access Restrictions:
Public
Source Title:
Israel Sack, Inc., Archive
Source Created:
New York, New York, United States
1957–1990
Source Note:
Sack, September 1989
This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.
Folder:
Folder 10978 nc cab2dr1 tif_complete
Yale Collection:
Yale University Art Gallery
Digital Collection:
Israel Sack Furniture Archive
oid pointer:
10994451
OID:
12029820
PID:
digcoll:1024531

Number of Pages: 2
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