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1900s Japanese tea ceremony CHAIRE tea caddy

1900s Japanese tea ceremony CHAIRE tea caddy


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Tea Articles: Pre 1920: Item # 1413287
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
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1900-1920s (late Meiji - early Taisho) chaire (tea caddy for storing powdered green tea used in tea ceremony) with cover. Stoneware body with unusual vertical ribbing, typical beautiful Japanese elliptical lines on the bottom left by a string used to cut the item off the potter’s wheel. Variegated olive colored glaze, excellent patina. Beautiful turned cover lined with gold leaf paper on the inside. Beautiful piece in excellent condition, height with cover 2 13/16 inches.