Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Tea caddy

Date:
ca. 1840
Culture:
British, Sheffield
Medium:
Silver-plated copper
Dimensions:
H. 7-7/8 in. (22.5 cm.)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silverplate
Credit Line:
Gift of James Robinson Inc., 1982
Accession Number:
1982.327.1
Not on view
James Robinson, Inc. (until 1982; to MMA)
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