Tea set comprising tea pot, serving dish, plate, jug, sugar bowl, 11 coffee cups, 12 tea cups and 12 saucers. The set features a cream body decorated with powder blue panels, gilt motifs and edging.
Hannah Gichard came to New Zealand from Fowey, Cornwall, England with her three children aboard the Howarh in 1876. They were later joined by her husband who had previously been a tin miner. Hannah brought this tea set with her.
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