Folk art spice tower
Sussex spice tower, folk art

Folk art spice tower

 An 18th/early 19th century treen spice tower, or Sussex spice tower.  It comprises of four turned sycamore stacking cylindrical boxes with engraved paper scroll labels inscribed  Mace, Cloves, Cinnamon and Nutmeg.  It is topped with a screw on lid.  Excellent condition, no cracks and of very good colour.  

 

Diameter:    3.75"    (9.5cm)

Height:         8.25"   ( 21cm)

 

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