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Tea caddy with decoration of wheels and sandbars, Hizen, Karatsu

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Credit Line

Morse Collection. Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Japanese, Momoyama-Edo period, 1590–1610

Object Place

Hizen province, É-Karatsu, Japan

Dimensions

Overall (with lid): 4.4 x 7.5 cm (1 3/4 x 2 15/16 in.) Height (without lid) x diameter of mouth x diameter of foot: 4.1 x 2.8 x 3.9 cm (1 5/8 x 1 1/8 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

92.3138a

Medium or Technique

Hizen ware, E-Garatsu type, glazed stoneware with underglaze iron, turned ivory lid

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics