Canister

Canister
Canister
Canister
Title
Canister
Date 
1881-1920
Medium 
Metal
Dimensions 
7 1/2 x 5 1/2 in. diameter
Description 
A fancy tea canister with a flaring bottom and long thin handles on each side. One side has a print of a woman in a yellow dress wearing a green hat with a large pink plume. On the reverse is a woman in a green dress with a yellow hat. The bottom has a crest with a lion, unicorn and crowned shield and reads in black on a tin label "Ridgways/ 5 o'clock Tea/ Chief Depot/ King William St./ London, England/ U.S.A. Offices/ San Francisco/ Los Angeles".
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.3424
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group