Tea caddy

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1800

GUSN

GUSN-245429

Description

Tea caddy; domed lid; mahogany veneer with satinwood banding; oval reserve with oak leaf and acorn inlay; ivory escutcheon.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tea caddies (containers)
mahogany (wood)
veneer
satinwood (wood)
Tea
Caddy

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

4 3/8 x 4 7/8 x 3 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Frances S. Marrett

Accession Number

1959.838

Places

Standish (Cumberland county, Maine)
Maine (United States)
Possibly England (United Kingdom) [country]
Possibly North America (North and Central America) [general region]