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Tea caddy, nejinuki type, named Ariake

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At A Glance

  • Period

  • Geography

    Seto, Aichi prefecture, Japan
  • Material

    Stoneware with iron and ash glazes; ivory lid
  • Dimension

    H x Diam (tea caddy): 7.5 × 5.5 cm (2 15/16 × 2 3/16 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Description

    Hard, grayish stoneware tea caddy (nejinuki chaire) with iron and ash glazes, reticulated sides. Lustrous blackish-red iron glaze with a well-fused splash of greenish-yellow ash glaze.
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    Mind Over Matter: Zen in Medieval Japan (March 5, 2022 - July 24, 2022)
  • Origin

    Seto, Aichi prefecture, Japan
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Gregory Kinsey, Kinsey Chanoyu Collection. Presented in honor of Dr. Frank Feltens, in appreciation of his work in accessioning this collection.
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