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1920s Japanese Kyoto tea ceremony CHAIRE signed

1920s Japanese Kyoto tea ceremony CHAIRE signed


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Directory: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Tea Articles: Pre 1930: Item # 1394194
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1920s (late Meiji - early Taisho) ceramic chaire (tea caddy for storing powdered green tea used in tea ceremony). Kyoto ware with dark brown to black glaze and beautiful tan colored streak going from the mouth to the middle of the body, old turned resin lid lined with gold leaf paper on the inside. Typical beautiful Japanese elliptical lines on the bottom left by a string used to cut the item off the potter’s wheel, signed by the potter on the side by the bottom, very nice patina. Height with cover 2 7/8 inches.