Tea Caddy with Cap

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Object Name: 
Tea Caddy with Cap
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
69.3.35
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 11 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1825-1875
Credit Line: 
Gift of Alfred Wolkenberg
Primary Description: 
Transparent dark blue non-lead glass; mold-blown, sheet metal. (a) Square cross-section with cut corners; flat faces; two faces with large molded concave sunbursts; the alternate faces with five smaller molded concave stars; stepped shoulder; cylindrical neck with short brass collar; flat base rim, recessed square panel within, inscribed in a ring in Cyrillic. (b) Flat, circular shape, with sharp rim.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Wolkenberg, Alfred, Source