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A Large 19th Century Souchong Tea Tin

A large and unusual 19th Century toleware Souchong Tea tin, the rectangular canister having canted corners and an oval lid with large greek key motifs to either end. The base having a secret sealed cavity, originally used for hiding and smuggling opium. In lovely original condition, retaining a worn warm colour and surface.


Max Width: 360mm / 14¼"
Max Depth: 210mm / 8¼"
Max Height: 530mm / 20¾"

Item code: HL4749

Price: £650.00