Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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tea caddy
  • Humble, Hartley Greens & Co.
  • tea caddy, 1775–1780
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • creamware, underglazing
  • Object Height/Width: 11.8 x 8.6 cm
    Object Height/Width: 4 5/8 x 3 3/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1730

Creamware tea caddy with underglaze blue decoration of oriental scene. There is a lattice design on chamfered corners. There is no cover. Chinoiserie decoration.