Maling tea caddy made for Ringtons Tea
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Directory: Vintage Arts: Decorative Art: Ceramics: English: Pottery: Pre 1930: item # 1251918
Please refer to our stock # 3376 when inquiring.
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Antiques and Collectables on Mercer, 96 Mercer St
Geelong, Victoria, Australia
|This hexagonal tea caddy was by Maling for Rington's Tea, for the North East Coast Industries Exhibition of 1929. Filled with tea, they sold for 6 shillings and 6 pence. Five of the sides are decorated with transfer prints of local bridges and the other one features St Nicholas Cathedral, Newcastle. The underside of the lid has a transfer print dated 1929. The base has a transfer print of Rington's Tea warehouse. The diameter is 160mm and the height is 140mm. It is in excellent condition.|