Auction Finds – Time for Tea?

A quick post, just to show a lovely piece of ephemera I found at a local auction.

Tea Box

Tea Box

These are actually two sides of a rather battered cardboard box.

Tea Pot Picture

Tea Pot Picture

The sides themselves have been damp in the past, so are warped out of shape. It’s difficult to see what they could be used for, given their battered state, but I think that they show a charming snapshot of publicity material from an earlier age.

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