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Tea Caddy

1971.1306 (RS118088)

Description

Oval shape. High sides with no decoration. Flat bottom.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Inscriptions
There are six pseudo British hallmarks stamped on the bottom in various outlines. One mark ouline contains the initials ""EP"" running downward. Other marks contain a bugle and the initials ""J B & S"".
Associated Building
Used At Rundlet-May House. Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
plate (material)
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
CADDY
plate (material)
Silver
silver (metal)
tea caddies (containers)
Dimensions
3.25 x 3.125 x 4.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1306
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
48597

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