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Teapot, Cup, Basket, F84.115

Physical Description

Mid brown woven cane basket, has brass clasp and two handles on the top. On back are two rings that act as hinges. Inside is dark red material lining, with the exception of where the cup sits, which has floral lining. Bottom of basket is material only, no cane. Small circular cup, with green, pink, yellow and orange floral decoration. Figure in yellow is leaning out of window, talking to figure in pink. Lid of teapot is small and dish shaped, with pink and green floral/foliage patterning. Teapot is cylindrical in shape, with small white spout. Sides are elaborately decorated with flowers and birds. Many figures, in blue, pink and green, conversing. Two brass handles on top of teapot.

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Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D) (a - Teapot): 145 x 181 x 136mm
Maximum dimensions (H x W x D) (b - Teapot Lid): 18 x 88 x 88mm
Maximum dimensions (H x W x D) (c - Cup): 47 x 69 x 68mm
Maximum dimensions (H x W x D) (d - Basket): 165 x 257 x 195mm

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