Tea Caddy with Lid

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Object Name: 
Tea Caddy with Lid
Accession Number: 
2010.4.146
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 12 cm, W: 7.9 cm, D: 7.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
probably 1860-1879
Primary Description: 
Tea Caddy with Lid. Colorless glass; mold-blown, cut, engraved. (a) Tall square vessel with flattened, horizontally-scored edges. 2 sides of vessel decorated with floral sprays; 1 side decorated with engraved floral spray and three bees; 1 side decorated with engraved aquatic floral spray and three fish. (b) Matching mold-blown lid; top decorated with engraved starburst and floral sprays.
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Provenance: 
Fillebrown, Kenneth, Source
2010-11-02
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