Lacquered trays for use with daisu and kaiseki meal

Historical period(s)
Late 20th-early 21st century
Medium
Lacquer, mother of pearl
Dimensions
H x Diam (1a. lacquer, mother of pearl tray): 4 × 33.2 cm (1 9/16 × 13 1/16 in) H x Diam (2a. shiny black lacquered tray): 4 × 30 cm (1 9/16 × 11 13/16 in) H x Diam (3a. black lacquered wood-grained tray): 4 × 29.5 cm (1 9/16 × 11 5/8 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
The Kinsey Chanoyu Collection, Gift of Gregory Kinsey
Collection
Freer Study Collection
Accession Number
FSC-L-40.1a-d-3a-d
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Container, Lacquer
Type

Trays

Keywords
Japan, tea ceremony, The Kinsey Chanoyu Collection
Provenance

To 1985
Masudaya, Akasaka, Tokyo [1]

From 1985 to 2019
Gregory Kinsey, Lynn Haven, FL, purchased from Masudaya on June 3, 1985 [2]

From 2019
Freer Study Collection, gift of Gregory Kinsey, Lynn Haven, FL [3]

Notes:

[1] See purchase receipt, object file, Collections Management.

[2] See note 1.

[3] See Deed of Gift, object file, Collections Management.

Previous Owner(s)

Masudaya
Gregory Kinsey

Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
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