Tea caddy, named Karabunrin, with lacquer tray

Historical period(s)
Yuan dynasty, 1279-1368
Stoneware with iron and ash glazes; ivory lid; lacquered wood
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)
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.
Freer Gallery of Art Study Collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Ceramic, Container

Tea caddy

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