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Museum catalogue: Antarctic Collection


Tea caddy

Accession no.: M: 2011/3/1
Object name: Tea caddy
Title: Tea caddy
Description: A tea caddy commemorating the British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova). Colour-printed with Scott in sledging gear, busts of Wilson, Bowers, Oates and Evans, and a description of the fate of the Polar Party.
Classified name:
SPRI theme memorabilia and souvenirs
Current place name
UDC 663.9
Geographic UDC
Getty AAT tea caddies
Number of items: 1
Full description:

A metal tea caddy with a hinged lid. It is covered in colour-printed decoration – a blue-grey background with a picture of Scott in sledging gear on the front, busts of Wilson, Bowers, Oates and Evans on the sides, details of the expedition on the back, and a bust of Scott on the top.

  • Width: 102mm, height: 130mm, depth: 76mm
Associated expedition(s):
  • : British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) (1910 - 1913)