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Tea Caddy

1971.853 (RS117831)

Description

Rectangular flask, curved shoulder, cylindrical neck, blue and gilt decoration, centered shield with flower on each side.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1800
Location of origin
China
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
porcelain
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
CADDY
cookware
floral patterns
Flower
flowers (plants)
porcelain
Porcelain
Shield
shields (motifs)
tea caddies (containers)
Dimensions
4.75 x 3.125 x 1.375 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.853
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5547

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