Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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tea caddy with lid
  • Japan
  • tea caddy with lid, 1600s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • Satsuma ware, stoneware, ivory
  • Object Height/Diameter: 9.2 x 7.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3 5/8 x 2 15/16 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1598.a,b

Pottery tea caddy with ivory lid. Glazed with amber brown mottled. Bottom covered with glaze.