Thursday, September 1, 2011

TEA QUOTE




From "365 Things Every Tea Lover Should Know":


  In 1662 when Charles II married Catherine of Braganza, a Portuguese princess, she introduced tea to the court, and it became popular very quickly. Her dowry included the territories of Bombay and Tangier and many chests of tea.

5 comments:

Johanna said...

Hi Bernideen,
thank you for sharing this interesting tea quote and your wonderful china.
Best greetings, Johanna

Antiques And Teacups said...

Now that's a wedding present with panache! Great quote...we've learned something! PS I've dropped out of ATAA as well. Like BST better. Have a great LD weekend...a busy one for you, I bet!
Ruth

Lady Linda said...

I adore your teapot in your post! Oh such a lovely!!!!!!
Always a treat to ready your blog.
Love, Linda

parTea lady said...

What lovely china - such a pretty pale pink teapot. Thanks for the quote.

Rizzi said...

A VERY NICE QUOTE...LEARNED SOMETHING NEW TODAY, THANK YOU......YOUR CHINA IS SO LOVELY..........
HAVE A NICE DAY.....RIZZI