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Tea Caddy

Description

Pearlware tea caddy of rectangular form with handled arched lid, four raised feet, two compartments, painted on blue, brown, green enamel basket; floral decoration.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1810
Inscriptions
Fabric label inside box and lid: Little 21
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
overglazing
pearlware
underglazing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
CADDY
Neoclassical
Overglazed
overglazing
Pearlware
pearlware
tea caddies (containers)
Underglazed
underglazing
Dimensions
5.5 x 5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.591
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
10734

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