Visual display of the Tea canister

  1. Full view: side
  2. View: side

Tea canister

  • 1735-1740
  • Decoration: Painted (blue and white with detailing in manganese wash). One primary panel depicts Cain and Abel scene; other portrays couple with dog. End panels and shoulder bear different floral vines. Curved corners bear three different diaper motifs.
  • Place of origin: London, probably Lambeth

Publication Details Click to collapse

Date
1735-1740
Description of Original
Delftware, H.: 4 7/8" (12.4 cm); W.: 3 3/4" (9.5 cm); Depth: 2 1/4" (5.7 cm)
Subject
Beverage wares
Location of Original
Longridge Collection : D335
For Staff
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