Context: Lot 359
Site Date Range: c. 1800 - 1915
Materials: Cast Britannia metal (pewter alloy)
Dimensions: 1.5cm x 1.5cm
Description:Metal toy tea cup
History: Metal tea sets of tin, pewter or Britannia metal, while less common than their porcelain counter parts, were less expensive to produce and more durable (Ketchum 1981: 57).