Tea caddy

English
about 1770
Made at Lowestoft Manufactory (England)


Object Place: England

Dimensions

8.73 x 6.82 cm (3 7/16 x 2 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.761

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain

Octagonal, fluted sides, narrow patterned borders in blue, almost flat shoulder to upright collar (cover missing). Blue sprigs on shoulder. Marked: crude S in blue on bottom.

Provenance

By 1941, the Winfield Foundation; 1951, gift of the Winfield Foundation to the MFA.

Credit Line

The Helena Woolworth McCann Collection—Gift of the Winfield Foundation