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Tea Caddy

Item Information

Title:
Tea Caddy
Description:
Rectangular flask, curved shoulder, cylindrical neck, blue and gilt decoration, centered shield with flower on each side.
Date:
1795–1805
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
porcelain
tea caddies (containers)
cookware
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
flowers (plants)
floral patterns
shields (motifs)
Porcelain
Shield
Flower
Places:
New HampshireRockingham (county)Portsmouth
Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.)
Extent:
4.75 in. x 3.125 in. x 1.375 in. (H x W x D)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
Contact host institution for more information.
Notes:
Gift of Ralph May
Accession #:
1971.853
Identifier:
5547