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Takatori tea caddy with lid
  • Japan
  • Takatori tea caddy with lid, 1600s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Chikuzen Provence, Japan
  • stoneware, glazing
  • Object Height: 8.9 cm
    Object Height: 3 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1545.a,b

Made of dark clay, glazed with greenish brown with a bluish flambe part near the top. Not glazed toward the bottom. Ivory lid.