Tea canister, one of a pairOn display
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Tea canister, one of a pair
Artist/makerWorcester Porcelain Factory (1751) (manufacturer)
Date1775 - 1780
Material and technique
Dimensions13.2 cm (height)
No. of items
Presented by Henry Rissik Marshall and his wife (Margaret) Monica Somerville, in memory of their only child William Somerville Marshall, 1957.
Museum locationSecond floor | Gallery 35 | West meets East
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Glossary of terms
Ceramic material composed of kaolin, quartz, and feldspar which is fired to a temperature of c.1350-1400⁰c. The resulting ceramic is vitreous, translucent, and white in colour.