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19Th Century Chinese Export Red Painted & Gilt Tôle Tea Canister

Stock No

TSFS1312

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2016

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Item Description

A highly decorative scarlet red ground and gilt decorated sheet metal (toleware) tea canister.

Of Hexagonal form with concave neck and rounded lid, elaborately decorated with a central Mandarin figure set above the number 23, flanked by Chinese foliage. Stamped on the back bartlett and son bristol

Third quarter of the 19th century in age, and would off likely sat in a well to do Victorian grocer shop or the like.

Age related discolouration, fading and chipped paint just how it should be

Measures: 48cm in height
29cm in diameter.
 

Item Info

Seller Location

Norfolk, England

Period

19th Century

Item Location

United Kingdom

Seller Location

Norfolk, England

Item Location

United Kingdom

Seller Contact No

+44 (0)797 2775824

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