Antique Boxes, Tea Caddies, & Society 1700-1880

By: Clarke, Antigone and Joseph O'Kelly

Price: $160.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fine


The extensive text covers wooden, tortoiseshell, ivory, papier mâché, and lacquer boxes. There are chapters on Anglo Indian, Scottish, Irish, Penwork, Straw work, and Tunbridge ware boxes, as well as on boxes made for special purposes. Captions include complete descriptions, values, and circa dates for all boxes shown. The 905 images include original drawings, magnificent photographs of complete pieces, and close-ups illustrating the structure and decoration of boxes.

Title: Antique Boxes, Tea Caddies, & Society 1700-1880

Author Name: Clarke, Antigone and Joseph O'Kelly

Categories: Varia,

Edition: 1st

Publisher: Atglen, PA, Schiffer Publishing: 2003

ISBN Number: 0764316885

ISBN Number 13: 9780764316883

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Type: Book

Seller ID: 29050

Keywords: Boxes