Victorian Italian Sorento ware single tea caddy.
A striking unusual Italian Sorento ware single tea caddy with wonderful marquetry vinaigrettes on each panel with micro mosaic inlay all around the outside , dating back to c.1850. The box has cut corners, the main wood is Olive wood and ebonised olive wood, the interior features a single lid to the inside.
It has a fully working lock and tasselled key.
14 x 12 and stands 11cm high.