Tin/ food

Object Number: 
2002.1.2026
Date: 
1890-1920
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
1 1/4 x 1 3/4 x 3/4 in.
Description: 
This tiny gold rectangular tin has a cream-color lid with a gold rim that opens on a hinge. In the center is a print of a gray elephant's head with a red headress and the trunk holding a crate marked "India Ceylon". It reads in red lettering with black highlights "Tetley's Teas".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group