Tea caddy, named Karabunrin, with lacquer tray

Historical period(s)
Yuan dynasty, 1279-1368
Medium
Stoneware with iron and ash glazes; ivory lid; lacquered wood
Dimensions
H x Diam (tea caddy overall): 5 × 4.3 cm (2 × 1 11/16 in) Diam (tea caddy foot): 2.5 cm (1 in) H x W x D (lacquered wooden tray): 1.5 × 18 × 18 cm (9/16 × 7 1/16 × 7 1/16 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of Gregory Kinsey, Kinsey Chanoyu Collection, in memory of Vesla Peabody Frank, long-time Chanoyu practitioner of New York and New Hampshire.
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art Study Collection
Accession Number
FSC-P-7006.1a-v-2a-e
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Container
Type

Tea caddy

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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