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Tea Caddy

1991.242 (RS20951)

Description

Two-piece, pear-shaped, wood painted black, interior painted dark red; cover includes detailed stem end.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1825
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
Caddy
Carved
carving (processes)
cookware
Painted
painting (coating)
Pear
pear (wood)
tea caddies (containers)
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
6 1/2 x 4 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.242
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2232

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