Tea caddy, named Sakai Kokatatsuki, with red lacquer tray and scroll

Historical period(s)
Yuan dynasty, 1279-1368
Medium
Brown stoneware with black iron glaze and ivory lid; lacquer; paper and silk
Dimensions
H x W (tea caddy overall): 6.9 × 4.9 cm (2 11/16 × 1 15/16 in) H x W x D (red lacquer tray): 15.4 × 17.2 × 2 cm (6 1/16 × 6 3/4 × 13/16 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of Gregory Kinsey, Kinsey Chanoyu Collection, in honor of Louise Cort and in appreciation of her years of scholarship in support of Chanoyu education in the U.S.
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F2021.3.5.1a-ff-3a-e
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Lacquer
Type

Tea caddy (katatsuki chaire) and lacquer tray

Keywords
China, tea ceremony, The Kinsey Chanoyu Collection, Yuan dynasty (1279 - 1368)
Provenance
Provenance research underway.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
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