ANTIQUE VICTORIAN GOTHIC REVIVAL NOVELTY TEA CADDY/TOBACCO BOX c1860. 24cm (9 1/2") high x 14.3cm (5 5/8") wide. A very rare mid 19th century Victorian gothic revival carved oak tea caddy or tobacco box and cover modelled as an ancient 15th/16th century church font. The sides with gothic arches.
The cover fits snugly and the box stands on a brown felt lined stepped circular base.