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Three Painted Tole Tea Canisters

Auction:
2532B
Lot:
946
Sold for:
$2,015$1,700

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2532B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 08, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Three Painted Tole Tea Canisters, England, 19th century, a pair of red painted cylindrical forms printed with Chinese figures, signed G. Pairman Newcastle, ht. 17 1/2 in.; and a green painted rectangle printed with Chinese characters, manufactured by Parnall & Sons, Bristol, ht. 12 in.
Estimate $200-300

one of the red canisters with a large dent to one side, and smaller dent to front edge. all with some minor paint loss and possible paint touch-ups.

Keywords

Tea Canisters, United Kingdom, Newcastle, Parnall & Sons, possible paint touch-ups, Tea

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