A 19th Century toleware spice box.
Date: 2017-06-23 13:43:43
Period: Nineteenth Century
Height: 3" (7.5cm) / Width: 8" (20.25cm) / Depth: 4.75" (12cm)
Height: 3" (7.5cm)
Width: 8" (20.25cm)
Depth: 4.75" (12cm)
A mid 19th Century toleware spice box; decorated to the front with neo-classical scrolls and inscribed spice to the lid and opening to reveal individual canisters for ginger, nutmeg, cloves, allspice and mace; with another canister with a grater and a compartment probably for vanilla pods.