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Tea caddy

Description

Lidded rectangluar tea box with brass fittings. Edges of box with alternating dark and light wood inlay. Brass fittings.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1700-1830
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
Caddy
tea caddies (containers)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
5 5/8 x 6 3/4 x 5 1/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.256
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
290112

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