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tea caddy and lid
  • England, United Kingdom
  • tea caddy and lid, circa 1750
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • earthenware
  • Object Height/Diameter: 9.2 x 7.1 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3 5/8 x 2 3/4 in
  • Gift from The Frank P. and Harriet C. Burnap Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1937.0046
Description

Earthenware tea caddy and lid with a cylindrical shape. The sides of the caddy and the lid have relief designs of crests and vines that have been painted blue, green and brown. Wheildon style.