Rectangular wooden tea chest with open-top lid, encased with loose tea leaves inside a tin foil bag. Decorated with painted floral and bird designs on the exterior. The company's labels (Yong'an Company) are pasted both on both front and back. Label indicating the type of tea (Hankow Tea) is pasted on top of the lid. Yong'an Company, also known as Wing On Company, was a merchandise store first opened in Shanghai in 1918.
tea chest; tea; tea chest lid (lid (food processing & storage))
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