Tea Caddy with Lid
Decorative Arts and Design
a, caddy without lid: 4 x 3 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. (10.2 x 8.9 x 8.9 cm)
b, lid: 2 1/4 x 3 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. (5.7 x 8.9 x 8.9 cm) (show scale)
(a) caddy: underside center, stamped: "JAMES W. TUFTS QUADRUPLE PLATE [COMPANY LOGO]/2791";/scratched: "BAC SCX"; stamped upside down: "18"; outer edge, scratched: "L72775".
(b) lid: underside, stamped:" 2791"
(c) inner lid: underside, stamped: "2791"; outer edge, scratched:
Gift of Sarah Eigen
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James W. Tufts (1875-ca. 1914). Tea Caddy with Lid, 1875-1885. Silverplate, a, caddy without lid: 4 x 3 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. (10.2 x 8.9 x 8.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Sarah Eigen, 2012.60.9a-c. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.2012.60.9a-c.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2012
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