American Decorative Arts
Maker: John Payne, British, ca. 1720–ca. 1799

Tea Caddy

ca. 1750–51

Silver

H. 5 in. (127 mm.); Wt. 7 oz, 16 dwt (242 g)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1936.161.b
Culture: 
British
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Geography: 
Made in London, England
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

Barbara M. Ward and Gerald W. R. Ward, eds., Silver in American Life: Selections from the Mabel Brady Garvan and Other Collections at Yale University, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1979), 79, no. 46, ill.

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