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(a-b) 14.8 × 21.3 × 12.8 cm (overall) (teapot and lid)
(c) 6.2 × 11.8 × 12.2 cm (sugar bowl)
(d) 8.2 × 12.5 × 8.5 cm (milk jug)
(e-f) 8.1 × 15.1 × 14.9 cm (overall) (cup and saucer)
(g-h) 8.3 × 15.2 × 14.9 cm (overall) (cup and saucer)
(i-j) 8.0 × 14.8 × 15.1 cm (overall) (cup and saucer)
(k-l) 8.3 × 15.3 × 15.6 cm (overall) (cup and saucer)
Place/s of Execution
Sydney, New South Wales
(a) painted in black on base: P. H. '85
inscribed in pen and brown ink on paper label on base: (...illeg.) Patsy (...illeg.) / Tea (...illeg.)
(c, h, j, l) painted in black on base: P H.
(d) painted in black on base: P. H. (underlined)
(f) painted in black on base: P H
Accession Number
Australian Decorative Arts
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1985
© Patsy Hely/Licensed by VISCOPY, Australia
Gallery location
Not on display
Teapot (and lid), jug, sugar-basin, four cups and saucers, the five-sided forms slipcast and decorated in underglaze black and yellow with alternating panels of black-dotted vertical yellow stripes and horizontal bands traversed by sgraffito straight lines.