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19c Japanese Bizen tea ceremony CHAIRE tea caddy signed

19c Japanese Bizen tea ceremony CHAIRE tea caddy signed


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Tea Articles: Pre 1910: Item # 1394206
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
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Late Meiji Japanese Bizen pottery ware chaire (tea caddy for storing powdered green tea used in tea ceremony) with slender body and narrow mouth. Wonderful potting, beautiful patina, very nice texture and play of colors to the partial light glaze on its surface. Inscribed by the potter on the bottom. Turned bone cover lined with silver colored foil on the inside. Great piece in excellent condition. Height with cover 2 15/16 inches.