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Tea canister

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Printed ware, of glazed soft paste with cream white ground; landscape with shepherd and sheep on one side, and man woman, and servant at tea-table under tree on the other; the pictures are in dark brown; wreath around knob on cover. Printing done by Sadler.

Marks

Impressed Wedgwood Label on reverse: Midland Counties Art Museum Nottingham Castle

Provenance

Bequest of Mrs. Richard Baker to the MFA in 1896 (Accession Date: December 3, 1896)

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Richard Baker

English, about 1765

Object Place

England

Dimensions

13.3 x 7.2 x 5 cm (5 1/4 x 2 13/16 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

96.783a-b

Medium or Technique

Glazed earthenware (creamware)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware