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Tea caddy

2006.44.3043.14ab (RS99129)

Description

Porcelain cylindrical tea caddy with lid. Decorated with a swag of greenery held up by blue ribbons. Above each curve of the swag is a pink rosebud. Also decorated with gilt designs. Base with squared handles. Lid with squared loop finial.

Details

Maker
Tressemanes & Vogt (Manufacturer)
Date
1907-1919
Inscriptions
"T & V / LIMOGES / FRANCE" (Green glaze mark, T & V enclosed by a rectangle, other text below)
"LIMOGES / T.V." (Red bell glaze mark)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
porcelain
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Places
Limoges (Haute-Vienne, Limousin, France)
Descriptive terms
Caddy
cookware
Limoges
porcelain
tea caddies (containers)
Dimensions
4 x 4 3/4 x 3 5/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.3043.14ab
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
179702

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