TEA FOR TWO
& 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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SHIPPING TERMS FOR LARGE FURNITURE AND OTHER LARGER ITEMS: Items in this category are either crated or blanket wrapped in most instances. The buyer is responsible for making own shipping arrangements. We will try to help out as best we can. We can recommend a several very reputable shippers who are able to crate if needed, ship door to door and bring into your home. T are no handling charges for items in this category. Items in this category may be picked up at our location in Ridgefield, CT. 06877.
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