Antique Asian Works of Art from Ancient East

Pair of Large Chinese Pewter Tea Caddies, 19th C.

Pair of Large Chinese Pewter Tea Caddies, 19th C.

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DESCRIPTION: A pair of large antique Chinese tea caddies, or canisters, each having round, bulbous bodies with eight raised panels and two hanging metal handles. Dating from 1850 - 1880, they both are topped with deep-rimmed lids with wooden knobs. These decorative, large canisters have a pleasing form and wonderful presence; both very sturdy with good, solid weight. Will make wonderful accent pieces or flower containers. CONDITION: Some minor surface blemishes, but overall in very good condition. DIMENSIONS: Each 11 3/4" high (30 cm) x 10 3/4" diameter (27.3 cm).