About the object

A tole tea canister: the green ground with gilt decoration and centering a painted panel depicting a Chinese 'torture' scene. In original, untouched, condition.

Now electrified and mounted as a lamp. Shade not included.

Dimensions

16 inches (40.64cm) high The oval canister is 11 x 9 inches (28 x 22cm).

Condition report

In 'country house state': Rubbed and flaked in some parts.

Stock number

6658