Tea caddy and lid

1650-1800 (made)

Unknown

Height: 9.5 cm, Diameter: 8.9 cm

186&A-1877 EAS

Tea caddy, stoneware with natural ash glaze; with ivory lid; Japan, Bizen kilns, 1650-1800

Tea caddy, adapted from a tooth-black container, of stoneware with natural ash glaze; ivory lid.

Location: Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137, case M, shelf 2

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