Tea cosy; [?]; [?]; 2012.112


Tea cosy

About this object

Tea cosy; an intricately crafted, felted tea cosy made in the shape of a house with a chimney to be used to lift it off the teapot. Two windows and a door are appliquéd in red wool on one side. There is a small dormer window above the door. The reverse is a wall. Around the base are embroidered different flowers with a creepers around the door and in a curved shape at the back. The tea cosy is lined with fawn satin, stitched to the felted outer with tacking stitches.



Date Made


Medium and Materials

Wool, cotton

Place Made



h 275mm x l 388mm x w 16mm

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