Tea Caddy

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1825

GUSN

GUSN-2232

Description

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

Details

Descriptive Terms

tea caddies (containers)
cookware
carving (processes)
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
pear (wood)
Wood
Carved
Painted
Pear
Caddy

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

6 1/2 x 4 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.242