Tea caddy of Hirosawa type, named Matsugae

Stoneware with iron and ash glazes
Seto ware
H x Diam (tea caddy overall): 7 × 6.3 cm (2 3/4 × 2 1/2 in) Diam (tea caddy foot): 4.8 cm (1 7/8 in) Diam (tea caddy mouth): 2.9 cm (1 1/8 in) Diam (tea caddy mouth interior): 2.1 cm (13/16 in)
Japan, Seto
Credit Line
Gift of Gregory Kinsey, Kinsey Chanoyu Collection, in honor of Igari Hideo and Igari Shigeko, Enshu-ryu Chanoyu practitioners of Yokohama, Japan.
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Ceramic, Container

Tea caddy

Japan, Seto ware, stoneware, The Kinsey Chanoyu Collection
Provenance research underway.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
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