A burr yew tea caddy with concave corners, box stringing and bone escutcheon. The front, back and sides are alternate plain and burr yew. The plain yew panels are also bordered with contrasting wood. The interior is lead lined with a watered silk effect paper in the lid and a leather lined base. The brass lock does not work but the box is in very good condition for its age. It has general wear and tear. Measures 5 3/16″ long x 3 1/4″deep x 4 1/4″ high.