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Tea Caddy

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
18th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Seto ware, stoneware with iron-rich glaze
Dimensions:
H. 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Accession Number:
91.1.151a, b
Not on view
Edward C. Moore , New York (until d. 1891; bequeathed to MMA).
Auburn. Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center. "The Arts of Japan," September 6, 1986–November 2, 1986.

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