Vessels intended to hold or dispense tea, of varying form but having a spigot rather than a spout; usually supported on legs or a stand and may have a heating device. May be part of a tea service. Prefer "hot water urns" for urnlike vessels intended to hold or dispense hot water in connection with the serving of tea and which also may be part of a tea service.

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Vessels intended to hold or dispense tea, of varying form but having a spigot rather than a spout; usually supported on legs or a stand and may have a heating device. May be part of a tea service. Prefer "hot water urns" for urnlike vessels intended to hold or dispense hot water in connection with the serving of tea and which also may be part of a tea service.

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Tea Urns
Date Published
December 12, 2012
Last Updated
April 22, 2021