Mahogany Tea Caddy
Mahogany Georgian tea caddy with replaced brass handle and original brass lock. Holds original tin canisters for tea or coffee, items of such value they were usually kept locked in a caddy in the parlor. Given in memory of Janie Jolly Griffin.
Object number: 1971.13.1
Dimensions: 10 1/4” long; 6” wide; 5 3/4” deep
Estimated date: 1750-1800 (circa 1760).