Mouth cover and tying cord for tea-leaf storage jar Chigusa

Artist: Tsuchida Yuko XII (born 1939)
Historical period(s)
Heisei era, 2013
Silk textile and silk cord
H x W x D (a. mouth cover: ): 16.5 × 29.5 × 29.5 cm (6 1/2 × 11 5/8 × 11 5/8 in)
Japan, Kyoto
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Costume and Textile

Mouth cover (kuchioi) and cord

Heisei era (1989 - present), Japan, tea, tea ceremony
Provenance research underway.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Whistler's Neighborhood
Google Cultural Institute
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