c1860 Chinese Cozy Teapot Travel Basket Rose Medallion

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  • Item Category: Ethnic, Folk & Native American Art
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jun 16, 2008
  • Channel: Auction House

& Two For Tea DESCRIPTION :A charming, mid 19th Century Chinese Insulated Tea Cozy with teapot and two cups. All hand woven and hand stitched interior with built in compartments for porcelain. Top has two metal carry handles and metal locking latch. Fabric shows some wear with one small hole in the lid fabric and around the edges. Teapot has a quarter inch chip on the top rim . No other chips, cracks, crazing or repairs. Some missing wicker on the inside rim on the front and several areas on the basket. Still, considering it is about 150 years old, it is in excellent condition overall. OVERALL SIZE IN INCHES :Basket size: 10 1/2 wide x 8 deep x 7 1/2 high. YEAR :c1860 OVERALL CONDITION :Excellent MATERIAL :Porcelain, wicker & fabric OTHER :Please see our current auctions for antiques, collectibles, jewelry and more treasures for you.
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