Made exclusively for the Maryland Historical Society, this ceramic tea canister features a delft-inspired design with the classic Maryland flag shield. The flag design is based on the coat of arms of the Calvert family, the founders of Maryland.
Measures 4W x 4L x 7H inches
Delftware or Delft pottery (also known as Delft Blue) is blue and white pottery made in and around Delft in the Netherlands and the tin-glazed pottery made in the Netherlands from the 16th century. Delftware includes pottery objects of all descriptions such as plates, ornaments and tiles. The most highly-regarded period of production is about 1640–1740.