Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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tea caddy with lid
  • Japan
  • tea caddy with lid, circa 1600, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • stoneware, glazing
  • Object Height: 9.5 cm
    Object Height: 3.75 cm
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1548.a,b
Description

Glazed with reddish-brown mottled with black; streaks of yellowish color down the side. Spot unglazed near the top. Bottom unglazed. Ivory lid.