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Set of Six English Chinoiserie Black and Gilt-Painted Tole Tea Canisters

$7,875per set
$10,500per set25% Off

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Each of cylindrical form with domed lid, elaborately decorated in vibrant polychrome with Mandarin figures in brightly-colored dress in exotic landscape settings, set between broad gilt fretwork banding; bearing cartouche inscribed with letters and numbers to denote type of tea inside; stamped on verso with variating seals for "Parnall & Sons, LTD, Bristol" who traded between 1840 and 1860.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 17 in. (43.18 cm)Diameter: 9.5 in. (24.13 cm)
  • Sold As
    Set of 6
  • Style
    Chinoiserie (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    Mid-19th Century
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Overall good condition with minor cracks, losses, and rubbing to gilding and painted surfaces; a few with minor pitting.
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Reference Number
    Seller: 1120-4731stDibs: LU1075827742732

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    Ships From: New York, NY
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    A return for this item may be initiated within 3 days of delivery.

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