Tinned tea caddy with lid cover removed

A tinned chinese tea caddy. Part of the outer layer of the caddy is encompassed with a red metal cover that is decorated with pictures of various flowers and plants. The red lid of the caddy has been seperated from the body so the bare section underneath is visible. The side of the caddy is slightly dented and the bare section is slghtly tarnished.

Object Details

ID: AAB0796.1
Type: Tinned tea caddy
Display location: Not on display
Credit: National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Measurements: Overall: 103 x 75 mm
Parts: Tea Caddy (Tea caddy)

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