The Hicks Teapot; 184

Name/Title

The Hicks Teapot

About this object

This teapot, seen in a shop window advertising tea, was bought in Yorkshire by John and Margaret Allan. The Allans left the London docks in May 1863 in the sailing ship 'Anne Wilson'. They arrived in Auckland at the end of September, during the Waikato Land Wars, and sailed up the Waipa River to Pirongia, which was then called Alexandra.

Place Made

England

Credit Line

Donated by Frances Grace Claridge (nee Hicks)

Object Type

Teapot

Object number

184

Copyright Licence  

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