Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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tea caddy
  • Japan
  • tea caddy, date unknown
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • stoneware, glazing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 7.6 x 11.4 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3 x 4 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1629

Bulbous shaped tea caddy with small neck. Seven vertical indentations in the body. Grayish clay glazed with dark brown. The base is unglazed.