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Pair of Tea Caddies Tea Caddy

This is a tea caddy. It is dated 1716 and we acquired it in 1931. Its medium is silver. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Abram S. Hewitt. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Abram S. Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D (a,b): 13 x 8.2 x 4.3 cm (5 1/8 x 3 1/4 x 1 11/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Britannia standard

Cite this object as

Pair of Tea Caddies Tea Caddy; silver; H x W x D (a,b): 13 x 8.2 x 4.3 cm (5 1/8 x 3 1/4 x 1 11/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. Abram S. Hewitt; 1931-44-32-a,b

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