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Tea caddy

Hexagonal Rolled gilded paper tea caddy. (glass over paper).Wooden frame; glass panels; hinged lid; metal handle. Inner wooden lid (now unattached) and key inside. Picture of Hope (?) in center front panel.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

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Medium or Technique



Textiles and Fashion Arts


Tools & equipment, Household