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Tea canister

1985.161.1 (RS118539)

Description

White clay body w/ grayish transparent glaze. Undecorated except for gilt band at each rim or edge. Teapoy(?) or canister. Rectangular w/ rounded shoulders. Cap missing.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1820
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
CANISTER, FOOD STORAGE
canisters
porcelain
Porcelain
Dimensions
4.5 x 3.125 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.161.1
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
24861

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