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Tea Caddy

about 1750–1760
5 3/8 x 9 1/2 x 5 5/16 in. (13.65 x 24.13 x 13.49 cm)


Creation Place: China
Medium: Enamel on copper with gilded copper mounts
Credit Line: Bequest of Compton Allyn; Conservation made possible by Charles Scott Riley III in memory of his parents, Polly and Gene Riley
Accession Number: 2014.001.27.1-4a-b

Provenance
(Acquired by Spink & Son Ltd, London); purchased by Compton Allyn [1925-2013], Cincinnati, OH, September 27, 1993 (stock no. M7 3377); bequest to the Taft Museum of Art, Cincinnati, OH, June 26, 2014.

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