Tea Caddy with Canister and Bottles

Object Name: 
Tea Caddy with Canister and Bottles

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Object Name: 
Tea Caddy with Canister and Bottles
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
51.2.181
Dimensions: 
a) Canister H: 12 cm, W: 7 cm, D: 10.25 cm; b) Bottle H: 12.5 cm, W: 7.5 cm, D: 10.5 cm; c) Bottle H: 12.5 cm, W: 7.5 cm, D: 10.25 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1800
Primary Description: 
Colorless, presumably lead glass; satin, wood; blown and cut. Tea Caddy Set. Canister has straight-sided oval form with cut flat panels trisected by single horizontal triangular rib, star cut base; canister without shoulder, silver collar fitted over rim. Two bottles. Each have short sloping and paneled shoulder and short neck fitted with silver collar to which is hinged a silver lid having an engraved crest at center. Sheraton inlaid satin wood caddy, compartment for each piece and lined with blue.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Steuben Glass, Inc., Former Collection
Davis, Cecil, Former Collection
Color: 
Material: 
Title Unknown (Rich's)
Venue(s)
Rich's Inc. 1948-10 through 1948-10
Title Unknown (Gump's)
Venue(s)
Gump, R. B. 1947-04 through 1947-06